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Driver shortage crisis: UK business groups demand action

DRIVER SHORTAGE CRISIS UK BUSINESS GROUPS DEMAND ACTION

As the ongoing shortage of HGV drivers continues to affect the logistics and retail sectors, two of the UK’s biggest business groups, Logistics UK and British Retail Consortium (BRC) have written to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to outline key three steps the government can take …

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Keep driver training at top speed, Logistics UK urges DVSA

KEEP DRIVER TESTING AT TOP SPEED, LOGISTICS UK URGES DVSA

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) must maintain its rapid programme of vocational driver tests, according to business group Logistics UK, if it is to overcome the backlog of outstanding tests which threatens to derail the UK’s highly interconnected supply chain, due to a shortage of drivers. Speaking after …

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