96% of hauliers report problems recruiting HGV drivers, according to Logistics UK survey


 

A survey by Logistics UK has revealed that 96% of UK logistics businesses are now reporting problems recruiting HGV drivers. The severe lack of HGV drivers in the UK is highlighted in Logistics UK’s latest Performance Tracker for September 2021. It also reveals a general skills shortage across the board, not just among HGV drivers, with more than 13% of businesses now reporting severe to very severe problems recruiting warehouse staff compared to September 2020, when zero respondents reported facing […]