Priti Patel to consider action on cargo and fuel thefts


 

Home secretary Priti Patel is looking into the issue of safe parking for lorry drivers after meeting with Freightlink Europe director Lesley O’Brien. O’Brien was one of a number of Yorkshire business leaders asked to meet with Patel during the Home Secretary’s visit to the area last week. O’Brien spoke to Patel about the dangers lorry drivers regularly face from organised crime gangs who steal cargo and fuels from trucks and the significant economic losses the thefts incur. O’Brien asked […]