Hauliers must “step up” and improve HGV driver conditions, says transport minister Baroness Vere


 

Transport minister Baroness Vere has slammed the haulage industry for failing to invest in its drivers and called on operators to “step up” their efforts to improve conditions in the industry. Giving evidence last week to the Transport Select Committee on the road freight supply chain, Baroness Vere said: “If you were to ask me if there is just one thing the sector can do – just one thing – it is to invest in their people. Why can they […]