The RHA has launched a campaign, ‘HGV Heroes’ to recognise the work lorry drivers do all through the year. As well as acknowledging the constant delivery of food, medicines and PPE to NHS frontline staff, the association said it was time to recognise that the industry does “an incredible job – not just in times of hardship, but every single day of the year”. HGV Heroes is accepting entries from anyone working in the sector and each entry will receive […]
Trade associations have expressed concern that the general election in June could prevent government tackling pressing industry issues.
A lorry driver talking on his mobile phone while driving on the M40 in Warwickshire almost collided with police videoing him in an unmarked HGV.
The vast majority of workers across the transport and logistics industry believe that it is their employer’s responsibility to ensure they have the right protective equipment in the workplace – with a significant number stating they would refuse to go to work without the right PPE, according to a survey by Populus Data Solutions.