An HGV driver has been disqualified for 26 months following a collision on the A140 in Suffolk after he was found to be more than four times over the drink drive limit. Police were called just after midnight on Sunday 2 May to reports of a single vehicle collision at Mendlesham. A Mercedes HGV travelling southbound had left the road and crashed into a tree, blocking the carriageway. The 28-year-old driver, Pavel Noga from Rainham in London, blew 155ugs at […]
Telematics firm Microlise has launched its annual search for the top HGV drivers in the UK transport industry.
Urgent reforms of HGV driving training, tests and apprenticeships needed to solve skills crisis, warns Logistics UK
Logistics UK is calling for the government to urgently tackle the driver shortage crisis by providing financial support for HGV driver training, reforming the Apprenticeship Levy and prioritising HGV driver tests cancelled due to Covid restrictions.
The Metropolitan Police’s Cycle Safety Team has put on the road a Mercedes-Benz Actros in police livery, which will be used for its Exchanging Places cyclist awareness initiative.