The British Standards Institution (BSI) has launched guidance aimed at preventing trucks, vans, buses and plant machinery from being used as weapons in a terrorist attack or by organised crime gangs. The standard, launched this week, is sponsored by the DfT and the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) and was developed by a steering group of transport, safety, and crime experts. It is aimed at operators of light and heavy goods vehicles; public service vehicles (PSVs); and […]
Clive Brooks (pictured), MD of Herefordshire-based haulier ABE, has applauded the government’s offer to pay employees 80% of their salaries while giving them leave of absence during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Next week sees XPO Logistics begin its 40th annual stint as the official transport partner of the Tour de France.
Police are calling on HGV drivers to report anything suspicious when parked up at motorway service areas (MSAs) after a slew of thefts last month.