An inquest into the deaths of two men who died after being struck by an HGV on a stretch of smart motorway on the M1 starts on Monday (18 January). Jason Mercer and Alexandru Murgeanu had pulled over to exchange details after being involved in a minor road traffic collision when a truck driven by Prezemyslaw Szuba struck them both, in June 2019. Read more New campaign to win over smart motorway sceptics Death crash HGV driver jailed but campaign […]
The East Midlands ranks as the region with the highest rates of HGV driver wages and job vacancies, according to a new report.
Former Heathrow Airport Holdings chief executive Colin Matthews is to take over as chairman of the Highways Agency from September.