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 […]
In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, Motor Transport looks at the ways operators can build new business and benefit from government support schemes. John Kendal reports.
CM Downton and Arla Foods have both launched national apprenticeship schemes to entice new workers into a sector feeling the pinch of a severe driver shortage.