coronavirus

Lorry drivers exempt from new UK quarantine rule

Fortunately, to ensure the supply of goods is not disrupted, quarantine does not apply to lorry drivers.

Gearmate joins #LoveLogistics and develops ventilators to assists the COVID-19 crisis

Gearmate is proud to develop its new Ventilator to assist with the global crisis.

Unemployment could hit haulage industry hard, report predicts

While the industry has been praised by the government for ensuring Britain is “fuelled and fed, almost half (46%) of haulier’s lorries in the UK have been taken off the road since the coronavirus outbreak started.

Fleet Speak donates 250 PPE kits to drivers in need

Fleet Speak will be donating 250 PPE kits to drivers in need over the next few weeks. 

Drivers given automatic licence extension to ‘keep Britain moving’

The UK government has moved to clear up the issue surrounding drivers whose vocational licences are set to expire during 2020.

Mental Health Solutions joins the #LoveLogistics campaign

It is with immense pleasure that we announce that Mental Health Solutions is joining #LoveLogistics, our campaign to support and thank the industry for the great job they are doing.

DAF truck production resumes in Europe

DAF factories that were forced to close because of Covid-19 are reopening across Europe.

Covid-19 and its impact on etruck development

The impact of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come as businesses and industries struggle to overcome its economic impact.

Scania takes to the road to give back to #TransportHeroes

Scania is sending out its hospitality trailer to serve complimentary refreshments to the truck drivers.

Hauliers forced to park fleets as work dries up

Almost half (46%) of haulier’s lorries in the UK have been taken off the road since the coronavirus outbreak started.

Dormant vehicles risk hefty repair bills

With fleets being forced to park up as work dries up due to the restrictions put in place to manage the coronavirus pandemic, haulage firms have warned that they could face big repair bills when they put their vehicles back into action.

You can now apply with your phone to enter the Euro Tunnel

As you might know, to transit through French territory is required a paper certificate. This announcement follows the implementation of the Prime Minister’s instruction regarding the decisions made to tackle the spread of Covid-19.