A group of transport businesses and organisations, including DPD and Lime, are urging the UK government to fast-track action on air pollution.
Extra drivers and vehicles needed to cope with increased volumes
Desire to switch to EVs has increased as a result of the pandemic
But fleet decision-makers, as ever, have responded well to the problems posed by Covid-19
Delivery firm wants 6,000 new staff, including 3,500 drivers in response to an unprecedented boom in online shopping caused by Covid-19.
The widow of a former DPD driver is suing the parcel delivery company after he failed to attend hospital appointments to avoid being charged £150 for missing work.
Five of Europe’s largest logistics firms have started an innovative trial this month in Berlin, sharing a depot and making deliveries by bicycle or e-bike. Jonathan Manning reports.
Firms recruiting thousands of additional staff in the festive run-up tell Fleet News they are maintaining checks and criteria
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