Logistics workers ‘essential’ in latest lockdown, government confirms


 

The DfT has confirmed that logistics employees will continue to be classed as ‘essential workers’ during the UK’s third national lockdown and allowed to travel for work. The move comes after industry representatives raised concerns that problems in the first national lockdown – which saw logistics workers on their way to work and truck drivers stopped by police – did not arise in the third national lockdown. In a letter to logistics associations including the RHA, Logistics UK and the […]