Business groups help redeploy redundant workers from the hospitality sector into the warehousing and logistics industry, to assist with the shortage of labour.
Independent campaigning organisation FairFuelUK has expressed its anger on behalf of its supporters that despite the massive reduction in the price of oil the benefits are not being passed on to hard-pressed UK motorists and logistics companies.
The challenges posed by the Covid-19 virus will make the effective implementation of any new legislation, including Brexit, impossible in the short term, the Freight Transport Association has warned.
Drivers and warehouse workers are being denied access to hand washing facilities despite it remaining the primary advice from Government to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
Longer semi-trailers should be a permanent fixture on the UK’s roads following the successful outcome of a government trial, says the Freight Transport Association.