Commercial drivers to be fined for old offences

If you drive a lorry, bus or coach driver you’ll be well aware of the rules in place to ensure you have sufficient breaks whilst driving. Currently, if you’re pulled over for a roadside check, and are found to be working beyond your allowed hours, you can be fined up to £300 on the spot for Read more about Commercial drivers to be fined for old offences[…]

The UK is to face a shortage of LGV drivers in 2017

40,000 LGV drivers alone are estimated to leave the industry in 2017 The Road Transport Industry Training Board (RTITB) has estimated that about 40,000 LGV drivers are set to leave the industry this year due to retirement. Inevitably by the end of 2017, there will be a shortfall of drivers within the road transport industry Read more about The UK is to face a shortage of LGV drivers in 2017[…]