A haulage company whose vehicle was involved in a fatal collision with a cyclist because the driver’s vision was obscured by a table top on the dashboard has now had its licence revoked. Traffic commissioner Nick Denton said S&J Transport had known for many months before the crash in Birmingham that drivers were obscuring their windscreens with satnavs and toys, but had failed to do anything about it. On 9 October 2017, a lorry driven by Robert Bradbury hit cyclist […]
A lorry driver sacked from his job after he was spotted drinking and smoking outside a social club while on sick leave was unfairly dismissed, according to an employment tribunal.
Hauliers have delivered a damning verdict of the security, quality and availability of rest stops in the UK, with most rating them ‘poor’ or ‘very poor’.
The leader of Islington Council is calling on Ocado chief Tim Steiner to drop plans for a major distribution hub due to be built next to a primary school of 500 children.