Resolve test backlog and driver shortage, Logistics UK urges government


 

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. The business group was responding to figures released from the office of national statistics, which showed that unemployment is now at its highest rate since 2016, at 5.1%. Elizabeth de Jong, Logistics UK policy director, said: “The logistics industry is in desperate need of […]