The free rides and meals can be claimed by anyone with an NHS email address, including many of the 300,000 nurses in the UK.

Uber offer free trips and meals for NHS workers

Uber has announced it is committing to 200,000 free trips for NHS workers, while Uber Eats is committing to 100,000 meals. The free rides and...
Usually, most professional truck and bus drivers must complete 35 hours periodic training every five years to maintain a Driver CPC card (sometimes called a ‘driver qualification card’ or ‘DQC’).

Temporary changes to Driver CPC requirements

The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has announced temporary changes in professional driver qualification requirements. Usually, most professional truck and bus drivers must complete 35...
Due to the restrictions imposed by the COVID-19 crisis, professional bus and truck drivers may encounter some difficulty in undertaking their annual CPC training at the current time.

RSA issues extension to Irish Driver CPC cards

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) Ireland has announced that it is granting an extension to drivers whose Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) is...
It has also introduced a temporary and limited urgent relaxation of the enforcement of GB drivers’ hours rules in England, Scotland and Wales.

EU drivers hours’ enforcement relaxed

In response to unprecedented pressures on local and national supply chains, the Department for Transport has introduced a temporary and limited urgent relaxation of...
DVSA will contact everyone with a test booked during this time to let them know their test has been cancelled and that it will automatically re-book for them.

Driving tests and MOTs for heavy vehicles suspended

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has suspended driving tests in England, Scotland and Wales for up to three months, to help prevent...
U.S. COVID-19: Driver Safety Tips

U.S. COVID-19: Driver Safety Tips

If you feel unwell If you develop symptoms including a fever, runny nose, sore throat, cough and – in more severe cases –...
UK COVID-19: Driver Safety Tips

UK COVID-19: Driver Safety Tips

If you feel unwell If you develop symptoms including a fever, runny nose, sore throat, cough and – in more severe cases –...
This move aims to help keep London’s shop shelves filled with essential supplies such as food, toilet rolls and hand sanitiser.

London Lorry Control Scheme enforcement suspended

London Councils is suspending enforcement of the London Lorry Control Scheme with immediate effect to help the freight and logistics industry cope with increasing...
In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Deliveroo customers can select “contact-free delivery” at check-out. Riders can see when a customer has selected this option in the order’s delivery notes to ensure there is no contact when the food is delivered.

Deliveroo launches contact-free delivery in Australia

Deliveroo has rolled out a new feature to enable customers in Australia to choose contact-free delivery when they order from the food delivery company’s...