Logistics UK works with government on major new scheme to bring new blood to sector


The government and Logistics UK will launch a new initiative to attract more people into the haulage industry as part of continued efforts to plug a skills gap. Speaking to MPs on the Transport Select Committee, secretary of state Grant Shapps (pictured) said the work it had done to help resolve the driver shortage had already “massively assisted” the sector. The transport secretary was responding to a question about what the government’s current estimate was of the total number of […]