Hauliers “screaming for drivers” but plan needed to solve test backlog


 

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 […]