The safety of all road users is at risk now that the government has relaxed cabotage rules for foreign drivers, according to the Unite union. It said that HGVs operating under the new system would not have to comply with the same licensing requirements and standards before entering the UK and there would be no independent monitoring of who was taking advantage of the relaxation. The union also said there would be no roadworthiness checks of the lorries prior to […]
Aztek Logistics MD Stuart Charter (pictured) assesses the logistics sector’s existential crisis
As firms begin to restart their operations, the FTA and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) have launched a guide with advice on doing it safely, quickly and effectively.
Wincanton said the award of two contract extensions by Ikea to operate UK customer distribution centres has highlighted more growth in its digital and e-fulfilment offering.