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  • Truck of the Week – May 29

    Truck of the Week – May 29

    29th May 2015

    It’s been another busy week of truck picture posts on Facebook, so read below to find out who’s bagged our Truck of the Week award this week!   The standard of trucks snapped by Trucking magazine’s roving photographer was once…

  • Drivers warned over risky overtaking

    Drivers warned over risky overtaking

    29th May 2015

    Road safety charity Brake and Direct Line insurance are urging motorists to “hang back, slow down and chill out” on country roads to avoid accidents, in light of a new survey that has revealed one in seven drivers (14 per…

  • Truck of the Week – May 22

    Truck of the Week – May 22

    22nd May 2015

    Who has picked up the gong for Truck of the Week this week? Click the link and find out! Trucking mag‘s roving snapper has had a busy week, having uploaded stacks of great shots of trucks plying their trade in…

  • Truck of the Week – May 15

    Truck of the Week – May 15

    19th May 2015

    Who’s grabbed the Truck of the Week award this time around? Find out below – it could be you! This week, Trucking magazine’s roving facebook snapper has taken pictures of some stunning trucks at work on the Great British highways…

  • New gov must address driver shortage

    New gov must address driver shortage

    19th May 2015

    The Road Haulage Association has said is “delighted” the next administration will be a majority government as a result of the Conservative win at the recent General Election. “With one party forming a government, we look forward to forging clearer…

  • Questions raised over licence check rules

    Questions raised over licence check rules

    19th May 2015

    Operators asking drivers to give their consent to allow access to their driving licence records could inadvertently find themselves on the wrong side of the law, in the confusion surrounding the upcoming abolition of the licence paper counterpart. Under the…

  • DAF splashes cash for young skills scheme

    DAF splashes cash for young skills scheme

    19th May 2015

    DAF Trucks has announced a three-year sponsorship deal with Think Logistics – the new, transport industry-led drive to encourage 16-19-year-olds into a career within the transport and logistics sector. Think Logistics, the brain-child of Abbey Logistics’ Steve Granite, has obtained…

  • Look, no hands! Freightliner debuts self-driving truck

    Look, no hands! Freightliner debuts self-driving truck

    11th May 2015

      Daimler US brand Freightliner has debuted a self-driving truck with Highway Pilot system – dubbed the Inspiration Truck – which has also become the world’s first autonomous commercial vehicle to be granted a licence for road use. The Inspiration…

  • Brooker-Carey is one of Europe’s top 10 truckers!

    Brooker-Carey is one of Europe’s top 10 truckers!

    1st May 2015

      Young UK Truck Driver Chris Brooker-Carey of Barrowford, near Burnley, has emerged as one of Europe’s top 10 truck drivers in a multi-national competition designed to promote the highest standards of driving and road safety. By proving his outstanding…

  • Truck of the Week

    Truck of the Week

    24th April 2015

    Yes, we know it’s been a while, but Truck of the Week is back with a vengeance – and have we got a great shot for you this week. As ever, we’ve been completely spoilt for choice this week, with…