Hauliers entering the UK without proof of a negative Covid-19 test could be fined £2,000 from April 6, the government is warning. Announcing the move, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said it would help keep track of any future coronavirus variants of concern. The new rule applies to HGV drivers and crews and drivers of vans and light goods vehicles. It also applies to both UK-based and non-UK hauliers. In a related move, the government is also making it a legal […]
The DfT has confirmed it has no plans to extend the relaxation in enforcement of drivers’ hours rules that has been in effect since late July due to cross-Channel delays arising from industrial action and migrant problems.
To measure the impact of the Covid-19 lockdown on the transport and distribution industry, MT has put together a panel of operators across the UK to give regular feedback on their volume of work and vehicles laid up.
CEMEX is rolling out 57 new DAF 8-wheeler tipper trucks featuring a mix of pedestrian safety awareness messages.