In the brave new connected world, Sergio Barata, general manager EMEA, Telogis, looks at how the role of the truck driver changed
The life of a professional driver has changed dramatically over the last few years. Gone are the days of being cast off in virtual isolation on the road. Instead, drivers are now part of a hyper-connected organisation joined up by tech, and this is allowing managers and a network of drivers to be linked in totally new ways.
The government has announced it will be looking again at introducing a truck road user charge based on distance travelled. The charge for HGVs would be considered along with a possible reduction in the level of fuel duty truck operators pay.
Jos Richardson & Son Ltd are delighted to announce that their new Truck Stop at Goole is now open for business.