Dixon, Oliver
June 2006
Truck & Driver;Jun2006, p28
Trade Publication
The article presents information on data related to road-transport industry in Great Britain. The road transport industry in Great Britain is short of 50,000-60,000 driver and currently 557,188 vehicles weighing over 3.5 tonnes have been registered. Vehicle numbers would rise by 2% or 3% and costs caused by congestion would similarly soar. In 2005, some 60,000 vacancies for LGV drivers were advertised in Great Britain. 23% of LGV drivers are 55 years of age and only 2% are under 24 years of age.


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