Just one week after Welsh haulier Mansel Davies had its licence revoked by the traffic commissioner for falsifying maintenance records its directors have been granted a new licence to run the business under the name of MDS Distribution Limited. The Pembrokeshire-based family haulage firm Mansel Davies and Son Ltd will have its licence revoked in February 2021 after a Caernarfon public inquiry found the company had knowingly operated unsafe vehicles and behaved in a manner that “was right at the […]
Given the amount of publicity there has been around the shortfall of HGV drivers, it may have been more appropriate for the RHA to rename its National Lorry Week (25-31 October) as National Lorry Drivers’ Week.
Three of Tuffnells’ former directors have returned to the company, following its management buy-out from the Connect Group in May this year.
A career in logistics, including becoming an HGV driver, is the solution to spiralling unemployment rates – but the DVSA needs to sort out the thousands of lost driving tests during lockdown, according to Logistics UK.