Leicestershire Police are appealing for witnesses after an HGV driver was assaulted following an altercation at a red light at Junction 22 on the M1. Officers said the lorry driver was attacked by two occupants of a silver panel van and was taken to hospital with multiple injuries. A Leicestershire Police spokesperson said: “Officers are appealing for witnesses in relation to an assault which took place on Monday 1 March on the junction 22 slip road of the M1 southbound, […]
Fleet operators are calling for the industry to pull together to help their businesses survive through the COVID-19 crisis, according to a new report.
The chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Freight Transport (APPG) has said a push to extend student loans to cover would-be HGV drivers is not dead, despite the government seemingly killing-off the proposal.
A parliamentary petition calling for the removal of temporary traffic measures to tackle congestion has reached over 15,800 signatures in just two days.