The HGV annual test model has failed to demonstrate resilience during the pandemic, prompting Logistics UK to call for a review of the system. In a report about the impact of Covid-19 on logistics, the trade association highlighted how the light vehicle MOT scheme continued operating through 2020, enabling van operators to maintain their pre-pandemic testing schedules. But it said that “in stark contrast”, the HGV annual test delivery model did not show resilience, which it was now taking up […]
Employment agency Redwigwam is scrapping fees until further notice to help logistics firms ensure they have enough drivers and warehouse workers to keep the supply chain moving. The company specialises in helping firms find flexible workers to carry out short-term and ad hoc jobs. Lorna Davidson (pictured), founder and chief executive of Liverpool-based Redwigwam, said: “Coronavirus is already having a massive impact on businesses across the UK and the government has made clear that the situation will get worse over […]
PPE products are getting to the front line of the NHS thanks to Saffron Walden’s Garrett Transport, which is playing its part in keeping Britain moving.
Walkers Transport has launched the first four-day working week ever recorded in the logistics industry.