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Potential for chaos if novice drivers allow...

Nov 25, 2022No Comments

Government plans that could see novice drivers being allowed to automatically drive lorries have been condemned by the UK’s leading independent road safety charity, IAM

Up to £100 million boost to improve HGV ro...

Nov 25, 2022No Comments

Lorry drivers will benefit from improved and safer rest areas and roadside facilities thanks to up to £100 million investment from industry and Government, the

Rapid charging is the answer to UK fleets...

Nov 24, 2022No Comments

Joe Ellwood, EV charger product specialist at ABB, explains how the proliferation of electric vehicles (EVs) on our country’s roads has compounded the need for

UK delivery drivers under increasing pressu...

Nov 23, 2022No Comments

Delivery drivers in the UK drop off a parcel every six minutes on average, or 10 parcels an hour. Nearly two-thirds (63%) of delivery drivers

Bradfords & Tarmac trial pioneering su...

Nov 22, 2022No Comments

Bradfords Building Supplies has taken its first delivery of Tarmac bagged cement loaded on green Pallet LOOP pallets into its Glastonbury branch, kicking off the

Pallet networks thriving despite UK economi...

Nov 21, 2022No Comments

The Association of Pallet Networks YTD benchmarking results show the pallet network market returning to pre-pandemic high service levels, strong growth and more predictable volumes.

Planned fuel duty increase will stifle econ...

Nov 21, 2022No Comments

A proposed 23% increase in fuel duty, which equates an additional 12p per litre of petrol or diesel at the pumps, hidden in the content

Breath tests

Breath tests plunge to record low

Nov 21, 2022No Comments

Roadside breath tests have slumped to their lowest level on record. Data published recently shows that in 2021 just 224,162 motorists were breathalysed by Police

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EV company cars: Does it pay to go electric...

Nov 21, 2022No Comments

They may have taken a while to get off the ground but Electric Vehicles (EVs) are surging in popularity. According to the Society of Motor

COP27 ‘unlikely to improve supply cha...

Nov 21, 2022No Comments

Supply Pilot CEO James Butcher warns retailers not to wait until laws force action on net zero goals, but to seek marginal gains across entire