driver training

Trainee HGV driver getting his pass certificate

New HGV drivers to be allowed to go straigh...

Oct 22, 2021No Comments

The DVSA has released more information about how the rules regarding learning to drive an HGV will change next month in order to help resolve

View of Abby Logistics HGV cab

First graduates of Abbey’s popular Class ...

Oct 08, 2021No Comments

To support drivers looking to make the transition from Class 2 to Class 1 driving, road tanker company Abbey Logistics launched an earn while you

HGV driving tests

Criticism mounts over Government plans to s...

Sep 15, 2021Comments off

The new HGV driving test requirements are a “panicked” reaction to a driver shortage created by the government’s policy on Brexit, warns parcel delivery service

HGV driver shortage

Government takes further action to tackle H...

Sep 13, 2021Comments off

Up to 50,000 more HGV driving tests will be made available each year thanks to government action to streamline the testing process and tackle the

towing

Now is not the time to unhitch the towing t...

Sep 07, 2021Comments off

The Government could endanger lives with its ‘knee-jerk’ reaction to driver shortages by allowing drivers to tow trailers without having passed the current test, RED

Stellantis

Stellantis expands LCV training programme

Sep 03, 2021Comments off

Stellantis is expanding its new Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) Training Programme following the immediate success from its launch in April this year. Operated for Vauxhall,

Safe Urban Driving

Hanson UK gets FORS professional Safe Urban...

Aug 04, 2021Comments off

Hanson UK takes its responsibilities in managing Work Related Road Risk very seriously and as part of this commitment to protect vulnerable road users it

Highway Code

RHA “extremely concerned” as overhaul o...

Aug 02, 2021Comments off

The government has forged ahead with its plan to overhaul the Highway Code, giving cyclists right of way at junctions and making HGV drivers bear

EV Ready

Thatcham Research unveils EV Ready Training...

Jul 22, 2021Comments off

Thatcham Research is supporting the pressing need for automotive businesses and their employees to learn how to handle Electric Vehicles safely and effectively by unveiling

HGV driver qualifications

Keep tabs on HGV driver qualifications

Jun 17, 2021Comments off

With almost one in ten logistics businesses (9.8%) reporting HGV driver recruitment struggles1, Venson Automotive Solutions is urging companies operating vehicles over 3,500kg GVW  to