Female truckers in the UK are a growing group. With more than 2,000 female drivers and rising, it is about time that female truck drivers get some of the attention they deserve! Female truckers are not discriminated against within the industry, but there is still much work to be done to ensure equality and opportunity for all women.
The UK trucking industry is constantly changing and people often have questions about it. This article will answer some of the most frequently asked questions about trucking in the UK including “are HGV drivers in demand in the UK?” and “why do truck drivers quit?” If you are considering becoming a driver or starting your own business, this article will be helpful for understanding the many aspects of being involved with commercial vehicle transport.
Volvo Trucks UK launched their latest range of trucks promising a new level of driving experience for truck drivers. The latest range of Volvo trucks includes features such as a new driver’s interface, larger cab interior, plus better performance and efficiency.
In this article, we take a look at the Volvo FH and see what Volvo has done.
Truckfest is set to go ahead in 2021, and will be a huge event for truckers. Truckfest is Europe’s largest trucking festival since 1983, Truckfest has been delivering a great day out and a fantastic family experience. Be amazed by Monster Trucks and Arena Stunt Shows. Meet Celebrities and Children’s Characters. Enjoy Exhilarating rides and see some incredible Trucks.
The Volvo FH truck is one of the most technologically advanced trucks on the road today. With a bold new cab, adaptive beam headlights, and intuitive interface, this truck has everything you need for long days on the open road. The new dual battery system will keep your equipment running efficiently at all times, with round-the-clock real-time monitoring to make sure your cargo arrives safely at its destination. You’ll be in good hands with this truck!
The DAF FAW 8X4 Tridem truck rigid HGV Lorry Maximum traction for on/off road operation GVW of 32 tonnes Excellent maneuverability double drive and steered trailing axle. A perfect mix of heavy-duty strength with the ability to be maneuverable in both urban environments and off-road terrain, the DAF FAW 8×4 rigid is a versatile truck that can meet the needs of many transport requirements in the UK.
It is common knowledge that the clothes you wear when driving a lorry are just as important as the training and experience of your drivers. The rules regarding trucking clothes vary from country to country, so it’s important to know what applies in Great Britain and how these regulations can affect your business operations.
The department of transport has listed sites where HGV drivers can get a Covid-19 Test and also check that their paperwork is in order before embarking on their journey.
A Free COVID-19 test is available for drivers and crew at the advice sites marked below.
The Ministry of Transport has set out its guidelines with regards to the truck driver covid test requirement before transporting goods to France from Dover or Eurotunnel.
Truck Drivers Toilet Facilities what is the Law?
Companies who refuse truck drivers toilet facilities are breaking the law, under the health, safety and welfare regulations 1992 suitable toilets and hand washing facilities must be provided for truck drivers visiting a company’s premises.