HGV driver test changes a “knee jerk” reaction by government in panic, says ParcelHero


 

The new HGV driving test requirements are a “panicked” reaction to a driver shortage created by the government’s policy on Brexit, warns parcel delivery service ParcelHero this week. The criticism follows a recent government announcement that the rigid and articulated HGV driving tests will be combined in an effort to speed up HGV driver training to tackle the UK driver shortage. “This lowering of standards is a knee-jerk reaction to the driver shortage caused by Brexit,” said David Jinks, head […]