The absurdity of forcibly retiring drivers on spurious grounds in a skills crisis


 

As the country pulls away from the Covid crisis, and rightly gets back to work, demand across industry is sure to increase. This could well bring on another crisis, this time far more economically driven. When the hospitality sector fully reopens demands on the transport sector will vastly outstrip current availability. The heavy goods driver shortage will continue to bite and soon disrupt critical supply chains despite the increasing concerns which have now been highlighted for some time by hauliers […]