Aggregate Industries, Breedon and Tarmac raise franchised driver pay rates in face of skills crisis


 

The construction materials sector is hiking franchised driver rates as the driver shortage crisis continues. Breedon Group, Aggregate Industries and Tarmac have boosted their pay in the past few weeks, MT has learnt. The rate rises come as the haulage sector continues to struggle to attract and retain HGV drivers in the face of the widespread UK driver shortage. News of the rate increases also follows reports this week that heavy building materials firm Hanson is in a pay dispute […]