Truck drivers ‘treated like second class citizens’

“We were being clapped along with NHS workers a few short weeks ago. People should remember if it wasn't for truckers there would be nothing on the shelves.”

HGV drivers’ hard work going underappreciated

However, more than half (50.4%) of UK truckers say they don’t feel like they’re getting any recognition for their hard work during these tough times, as per a new survey.

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.

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. 

Small gesture goes a long way for one trucker

Lorry driver David Crossley was on the UK’s M180 motorway when he noticed an elderly woman clapping from a bridge.

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.

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.

Government remarks on “incredible effort” from the logistics industry

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Roads and Transport Security, Baroness Vere of Norbiton thanked the industry for the “incredible effort” to ensure Britain is “fuelled and fed”.

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.

Lack of PPE making it “impossible” for drivers to follow government guidelines

Truckers were recently called “first responders” by the CEO of an industry group in the US. After all, they’re carrying essentials around the country, ensuring everybody is fed and watered during the coronavirus crisis.