As Multimodal 2015 enters its final day at the NEC Birmingham (Halls 6, 7 and 8) the event looks set to break its previous records. This year, the UK and Ireland’s premier logistics event, features a record 295 exhibiting stands. Event director Robert Jervis has predicted that the final visitor total will exceed 8,000 (last year it attracted 7,100).
Last year the Freight Transport Association urged haulage companies to equip their vehicles with multi-camera systems. The call followed a 50% rise in crash-for-cash incidents within less than 12 months.
A leading international safety and medical solutions provider is urging employers to ensure they are aware of the new drug drive limits with the new legislation now underway. As with drink-driving laws, testing for drug-driving takes place at the road side.
The Port of Tyne is celebrating after its logistics team scooped the NYK UK Haulier of the Year 2014 Hub Category award, beating off tough competition from across the country.
Lutterworth based Core Management Logistics (CML) is offering a year long paid placement for an undergraduate within its international freight department as a part of an overall expansion plan.