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Driver shortage Impacts and realities

There is no getting away from reality, the Logistic sector has been hit and hit hard by a driver shortage.  Whether you have noticed bare ...

IR35 what’s happening

One month on and IR35 changes have taken effect, what have we learnt?  Well, the world still turns, and transport doesn’t stop! It’s fair to ...

IR35 update 2021

As we fast approach the 6th of April many companies and drivers are still not prepared for the coming changes to IR35. There is a ...

“The times, they are a changin”

Or so goes the lyrics by Bob Dylan, 2020 was a hell of a year for change.  Now more than anytime the workplace dynamic has ...

Driving rules update

Changes to EU driving rules from 20 August EU drivers’ hours and tachograph rules have changed. The new rules will include: a requirement for drivers’ ...

Driving Hours – Department of Transport Relaxes Regulations

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/temporary-relaxation-of-the-enforcement-of-eu-drivers-hours-rules/temporary-relaxation-of-the-enforcement-of-the-drivers-hours-rules-delivery-of-essential-items-to-retailers In response to requests from Industry, the Department for Transport has, pursuant to Article 14(2) of Regulation (EC) No 561/2006, agreed to a temporary ...