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Dance Through Your Delivery Work: The Best Music Apps for Hauliers
As anyone involved in delivery work will know, the biggest issues to deal with when you are spending hours out on the road day after day are boredom and loneliness. Music is definitely one of the best remedies for either one of these problems, and can ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Making Life Easier for Hauliers: Flexible Fuelling
Anyone who does delivery work knows how important it is to be able to refuel quickly and easily. Access to infrastructure and quick-use products can make the difference between completing a job comfortably on time and under budget, and racking up ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Vans
HMRC Offers a No-Deal Helping Hand to Hauliers
Whatever your views might be on Brexit, uncertainty over the terms of the UK’s departure from the European Union is undoubtedly bad for business across the country. Haulage companies in particular stand to face significant issues. A ‘no-deal’ exit, ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Vans
New Rules for Trailer Registration for UK Hauliers Heading to Europe
For any HGV drivers that travel to Europe to do haulage work, the fact that a new ruling on the registration of trailers has recently come into effect is extremely important. At the end of March 2019, the UK ratified the UN 1968 Vienna Convention on Road ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Vans
Changes to the LGV Driver Apprenticeship Encouraged Due to Haulier Shortages
Talented and enthusiastic hauliers are becoming harder to find and it appears that fewer trainees are moving up through the ranks. It’s hoped that changes to the Large Goods Vehicle Driver Apprenticeship could change this by encouraging more youngsters to ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Truckfile Digital Recording Systems Making Life Easier for Hauliers
Haulage companies, like most businesses, thrive on being able to receive and respond quickly to accurate data. Logistics managers are always on the lookout for anything that can help them source and react to information about their business. The new Truckfile ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Updated Vision Checks Encouraged for UK Hauliers
Are you a haulier in need of an eye test? If you’re not sure, the answer is probably yes. In fact, the answer is probably yes for most people in the haulage industry. Recent studies have found that a scarily small portion of drivers have had vision checks ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Haulier Helpers: Bringing Your Pet on the Road with You
Haulage work can involve long days on the road with little to keep you entertained, but there’s no excuse to be bored during your time on the road if you can take you pet along with you! What may seem like an ordinary drive to you will be an exciting ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Classics
Leave Loneliness Alone: How Lonely Hauliers Can Cope
A recent study has found that many in the transport sector often experience loneliness. For those working in the haulage work industry, this might not come as too much of a surprise. Yet the fact that over half the people in the logistics and transport sector ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Classics
Hurry, Hauliers! The CPC Deadline is Getting Closer
UK haulage companies are being encouraged to book their drivers in for compulsory CPC training before it’s too late. The deadline for the second phase is fast approaching, and truckers need to remain aware that their ability to do their jobs may suffer ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Cars
How to Win UK Haulier of the Year in 2019
Whether you’re a self-employed driver or you own a haulage company, if you work in the logistics industry, chances are that you’ve heard about the coveted UK Haulier of the Year award, and the glamorous Motor Transport Award ceremony where ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, Business Ideas
On the Road Again: Tips for a Happy Relationship When You’re a Haulier
For hauliers, maintaining a relationship while on the road is hard. But it’s not impossible, and it isn’t wise to allow our careers to get in the way of our personal lives. So what can those of us in haulage work do to ensure a happy, healthy ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Business, Business Ideas
Latest Brexit Developments: Support for UK Hauliers
As all owner operators know, it is becoming more and more obvious that the freedom of commercial haulage needs to be protected as the UK slowly moves towards Brexit. At the beginning of February, the UK government introduced legislation on cross-border ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Automotive, Trucks
Strategise for Success: Implementing Training for Hauliers
As we enter 2018, fleet managers are addressing the issue of driver shortages that has been a hot topic in the industry for several years. Delivery work remains a challenging job that many underestimate. With this lack of understanding has come a divide ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Travel, Travel and Leisure
Ringing in 2018: New Year’s Resolutions for Hauliers
New Year's resolutions are always a hot topic of conversation when January rolls around. Give up smoking, lay off the lagers, run the London Marathon, call your mother more often – no matter what your vices or personal aspirations, there's nothing like ...
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Posted by Desiree Michels in Travel, Travel Tips