National Highways paid out £865,254 in compensation for the damage caused to vehicles by poor road surfaces on its network, between January 2018 and October 2021. Research shows that drivers submitted more than 145,000 compensation claims between January 2018 and October 2021, with local and national road authorities paying out in 37,366 cases – 25.7% of all claims. Each claimant received, on average, £347 each for repairs. Researchers found that, in comparison, the cost of filling a pothole is estimated […]
MT’s latest UK Commercial Vehicle Operator Report, produced in association with Texaco Lubricants, reveals the value of being smart. There’s much talk of the squeezed middle in British politics but the latest UK Commercial Vehicle Operator Report confirms the emergence of savvy operators forming a smart middle within road transport. These operators are pulling forward their purchasing to beat Euro-6, providing services to external clients via their in-house workshops, and making use of the latest technology to optimise the running […]
Clipper Logistics is to replace DHL Supply Chain as Arcadia’s store delivery partner.
Waste management and recycling specialist O’Donovan Waste Disposal has added a Scania L-series chassis to its fleet.