Law change set to allow newly qualified teenagers to drive trucks


 

Plans to scrap EU rules and allow newly qualified drivers to operate lorries need to be carefully considered, according to freight booker Zeus Labs. The proposals were referred to in the Queen’s speech, citing the Brexit Freedoms bill and how the government intends to make laws inherited from Europe more easily amended. It could mean that teenagers who have just obtained their driving licence are able to get behind the wheel of lorries and help plug the current shortage. In […]