The haulage industry is training sufficient HGV drivers but failing to retain them, a report by the Driver Require Think Tank has concluded. The Think Tank of leading logistics professionals, brought together by Kieran Smith, chief executive of Driver Require, to examine the causes of the HGV driver shortage, is calling for the industry to take action to “fundamentally and significantly” improve HGV driver retention to reverse the shortfall of drivers. In its report ‘The Answer to the HGV Driver […]
Trade associations have welcomed the announcement that the Transport Committee has launched an investigation into skills and workforce planning in the road haulage industry.
DHL Supply Chain has joined the Movement to Work scheme, which helps businesses train people aged 18-24.