Logistics UK calls for delegated testing to clear LGV test backlog


 

The DVSA’s ability to resolve a huge backlog in vocational driver tests has been questioned by Logistics UK, which called for expanding delegated testing to fix the crisis. Since driver testing resumed, the DVSA said it had increased the number of tests available by extending operating hours, but it also acknowledged that the pandemic had posed an “unprecedented challenge”. The Logistics Skills Network recently calculated that 118,000 tests are now required over the next 12 months in order to plug […]