A range of e-learning training modules that advise commercial vehicle workshops on health and safety rules and regulations in light of Covid-19 has been announced by Inspire International UK. The risk management company said statistics show that half of companies expect an increase in their risk profile as more staff return to work and 71% expect to invest in legal compliance, with the largest anticipated risk being health and safety. To address this, Inspire is offering a ‘Covid-19 Return to […]
The need for reduced handling during the Covid-19 crisis at a time when fewer people have been in their places of work has also given some operations an opportunity to experiment with limited autonomous delivery projects, although not in the UK.
Standards of compliance remain a pressing problem in the light commercial vehicle sector, judging by a recent crackdown on the M4 in which more than 100 fixed penalties were issued for a range of road traffic offences.
Strike action at UPS’ Gloucester depot has been suspended after progress was made in talks between the parcel company and the Unite union.