Driver recruitment and skills shortage debated at Road Transport Expo


 

Hauliers need to address the long-hours culture that has built up over the years if they are to attract younger workers at a time of record low unemployment, said Road Haulage Association policy manager – skills, Sally Gilson, at the recent Road Transport Expo event. “Youngsters today have a wider choice of jobs, and are more focussed on a work/life balance than was the case in the past,” she added. There are, however, other roles they can fulfil in a […]