Lorry Drivers


Update on the National HGV Driver shortage and how leading retailers are tackling the problem head on.

  Last month in July 2021, Isis Insurance wrote about the Government initiatives to drastically reduce, or eradicate completely, the current shortage of HGV drivers in the UK. This has been an ongoing problem for many months now. The logistics industry, which retailers – especially grocers – rely on to transport goods to stores or…

Read more about Update on the National HGV Driver shortage and how leading retailers are tackling the problem head on.

HGV Driving Rules Relaxation (due to Covid-19) has now ended

HGV Driving Rules Relaxation (due to Covid-19) has now ended In March, Isis Insurance published an article outlining the following 2 important points for drivers and operators of HGV vehicles. These temporary measures came into place from the Government to help Haulage operators provide vital transportation during the lock-down period during COVID-19. This covered: 1)…

Read more about HGV Driving Rules Relaxation (due to Covid-19) has now ended

HGV News

Here is a round up of some of the latest HGV news. Driver shortages In its edition of the 25th of October 2015, The Guardian newspaper reported the continuing efforts of the Road Haulage Association (RHA) to stimulate recruitment to fill the estimated 50,000 shortage of qualified lorry drivers. For the second year running, the…

Read more about HGV News