A Redditch-based transport firm that entered administration a year ago, putting 39 employees out of work, has enough funds to pay them all the money they are owed. In addition, administrators handling the affairs of S Walker Transport said unsecured trade creditors should also receive a dividend after it closed down following three decades of business. The company appointed insolvency practitioners from Leonard Curtis to the firm on 25 February 2020 and all staff were made redundant. Their claims are […]
Operators who deliberately conceal their number plate will now be fined, issued with an S-mark prohibition and reported to the traffic commissioner, according to updated DVSA guidance.
Transport minister Baroness Vere said extending drivers’ hours was “definitely not a long-term solution” to the burgeoning recruitment crisis and that the industry had known for a long time this problem was on the horizon.