Police are appealing for information about a fatal hit and run incident involving an HGV in north London. The collision with the cyclist occurred just after 4pm on 16 March on High Street at the junction with Furness Road, NW10. Despite the efforts of the emergency services, the male cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as 62-year-old Michael Stapleton. His next of kin have been informed. The driver of the lorry failed to stop but […]
A prime mover in the development of vehicle load security rules has praised pallet networks and their members for their response to the issue.
XPO Logistics has renewed its contract with frozen food retailer Iceland Foods for warehousing and distribution services.
The chief executive of the DVSA has told an influential group of MPs that traffic commissioners should be “abolished” and operator cases pursued through the courts instead. Giving evidence to the transport select committee, which is currently investigating the work of the enforcement agency, outgoing chief Gareth Llewellyn described the TCs as “anachronistic” and said a significant amount of money could be saved by doing away with them. He said: “In the operator world there’s a group called the traffic […]