DVSA survey proposals aim to fast track new HGV drivers and ease labour shortage


 

Hauliers and drivers are being urged to respond to a consultation on proposals to overhaul vocational driving requirements and create one test to drive both a rigid and articulated lorry. As part of government plans announced last month to tackle the HGV driver shortage crisis, the DVSA has now launched a survey into ideas for getting new drivers up and running as quickly as possible. Its proposals include allowing learner lorry drivers to proceed to take the articulated HGV driver […]