Tailgating – too close for comfort!

Tailgating.   Most of us have encountered this awful phenomenon at some point in our driving history.  That uncomfortable feeling you experience when someone, who you have no knowledge of or connection to, is spotted in your rear-view mirror only feet... - Read more


Robot Lorries – should drivers be worried?

In previous blogs we have touched upon the topic of robotic commercial vehicles and the impending changes that may be afoot.  With the pace of growth in both technology and the transport sector, along with a thirst for greater efficiencies,... - Read more


Transport post Brexit – should we worry?

Rules and regulations that govern the minutiae of business movement abound the EU’s member states.  This web of do’s and don’ts facilitates the movement of goods by water, air and road, with operating licenses issued centrally.  With the advent of... - Read more


HGV drivers beware!

You may have read about the recent attacks on lorry drivers to steal their cargo using a knock-out gas.  As if inadvertent people trafficking from Calais to Dover wasn’t bad enough, there are now even scarier challenges to consider for... - Read more


Are Apprenticeships Cool?

For many young guns forging a path in life, Uni, as it is affectionately known, is the obvious, perhaps natural route to academia and hopefully a profession or at least a job at the end of all that blood, sweat... - Read more


The Future of work is Grey!

Whether we like it or not most of us will need or have to work for longer before we can retire.  The old concept of retirement with final salary pensions is a thing of the past. In two years’ time... - Read more


Technology breeds counter-technology rogues

As fast as innovators develop technology for the common good, others are intent on developing ways to exploit technology for ill-gotten gains.  Electronic car locking systems can be ‘intercepted’ and cars stolen from owner’s drives.  Online fraud has been driven... - Read more


Would you be microchipped for work?

We live in an unprecedented period of surveillance.  Our lives are monitored and recorded from the time we switch on our mobile device to the time we get to work and return home.  Even our television viewing preferences are scrutinised... - Read more


Uber HGV? – you cannot be serious!

Think Uber, think taxi.  Of course, we do.  As a company that is regularly quoted as being an exponential growth business, Uber has built a global empire on the back of a mobile app. It is astonishingly successful and as... - Read more


Heathrow expansion – where do you sit?

If you languish in the London suburbs along the Heathrow flight paths, your stomach may lurch at the very thought of a third runway being built.  In the provinces, the argument may seem very convincing; however, with half of London’s... - Read more

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