The job of a truck driver may appear attractive for people who love being behind the wheel, but it’s also a demanding job To keep on track, qualified professionals must demonstrate essential qualities for the sector.
Savings, environment, brand image… Find out everything about driving
Quality of driving is determined using a number of different criteria – it can’t be taken for granted. These training assessment tools, which are highly sought after by companies, exist to achieve or maintain this skill.
Discover the winning ideas developed by haulage firms to attract the digital generation
High costs, a lack of time or flexibility: driver training is facing many challenges. Through their versatility and many facets, digital tools are being used as part of an attempt to reinvent practices
Drivers must carry out technical and mechanical checks on their trucks before setting off. For them, and for the company, this is a crucial step, although still too often omitted… What are the benefits of pre-trip inspection? What elements must be checked and how can we optimise the process?
Solutrans, the international show for road and urban transport solutions, will open its doors for four days starting 21 November 2017. This year the show is focusing on the future of the sector and the effects of new technology.
Anti-pollution stickers: what are the obligations for transporters?
More than 250 European towns and cities have already implemented measures to restrict access to their centers, using various procedures. This is an update on these measures, since France has just implemented CRIT’Air, a mandatory sticker, subject to a fine for non-display, which distinguishes vehicles according to their pollution level. Who is affected? What steps should be taken by a fleet manager? Here are the answers to the questions asked.
The French Presidential elections – two distinct approaches to transport
The candidates, who have both made it through to the second round of the presidential elections, have differing views on business and transport. As we did for all of the candidates, we have summarised their positions below.
The largest region in mainland France, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, is considering a tax on foreign trucks. Wouldn’t this measure, which has already been implemented in certain European countries, represent a step towards the breakup of a common space…?
Following the election of Donald Trump and the United Kingdom’s Brexit vote in 2016, other political dates looming in 2017 could lead to increased protectionism, which would affect the road transport sector…