Tag Archives: Drivers

Mabanaft rolls out Onroute truckstops

Mabanaft new onroute branded truckstop

Mabanaft’s new Onroute Truckstops brand is being rolled out across its network of truckstops starting with Junction 29 in Chesterfield. The first thing drivers will spot on approach will be new Onroute flags fluttering above the site, then a smart Read more »


Guide to funding support for logistics employers

The new guide to funding available to logistics employers

As has been reported through Fuel Oil News (here), the logistics industry is facing a serious shortage of skilled workers. In response, business group Logistics UK has launched a new comprehensive, free guide for employers from across the sector on Read more »


Industry angered by plans to address driver shortages

Business group Logistics UK has reacted with dismay at the recent announcement that the drivers’ hours legislation, which governs the length of time which HGV drivers are legally expected to work, will continue to be relaxed until 8 August 2021. Read more »


Standard approval to counter skills shortage

Margaret Simpson

FTA, the business organisation representing the logistics sector, has learned this month that the long-awaited LGD Driver Apprenticeship Standard for Cat C+E licences, is to be published this summer. As Mags Simpson, policy manager at FTA, explains, the standard cannot Read more »