TITLE

don't just keep on truckin'

AUTHOR(S)
Burridge, Elaine
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/24/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents views of Hans-Jorg Bertschi, chief executive officer of Swiss logistics company Bertschi, on acute shortage of truck drivers in transport companies. Bertschi puts the shortage down to two factors: young people not wanting to join the industry because of the long working hours and absence from home and the new Working Time Directive. He blames idle time spent by drivers responsible for shortage of drivers.
ACCESSION #
27214446

 

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