A radical plan to resolve a huge backlog in driving tests for HGV drivers is needed when the doors open again to candidates next week, according to the Logistics Skills Network (LSN). The warning came as trainers in Scotland said hauliers were “screaming for drivers” but that the earliest theory tests could resume is 26 April when Covid rules north of the border are finally relaxed. Paul Spink, LSN co-founder, said there was now an estimated backlog of 46,000 HGV […]
The eastbound carriageway of the M6 was closed for almost 12 hours on Monday (28 May) after a fatal accident involving a car and three LGVs, the Highways Agency has confirmed.
Whistl has tripled the size of its Scottish base with a move to a new depot in Tannochside, Uddingston.
Risk management, driver behaviour and improving efficiency through collaboration are among the topics that will be discussed at the Microlise Transport Conference workshops.