haulage firms

Visas for foreign HGV drivers extended

The Government has extended the length of visas for foreign HGV drivers to work in the UK in the run-up to Christmas.

‘Unprecedented demand’ for HGV driver training

According to Sky News, there is an 'unprecedented demand' from people wanting to become HGV drivers.

Haulage firms told to ‘Hire British drivers’

The government has told haulage employers to employ British drivers in a bid to overcome the logistics crisis - and not rely on overseas drivers.

Iveco Eurocargo milestone is celebrated

Iveco, the Italian truck maker, is celebrating the building of its 600,000th Eurocargo.

Call for seasonal visas to tackle driver shortage

A call for seasonal visas and driver training funding to tackle a shortage of drivers has been made by Logistics UK.