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While it’s far from ‘business as usual’, most UK and international destinations are still being routinely served by couriers, says David Jinks MILT, Head of Consumer Research at the home delivery specialist ParcelHero.
Business groups help redeploy redundant workers from the hospitality sector into the warehousing and logistics industry, to assist with the shortage of labour.
Independent campaigning organisation FairFuelUK has expressed its anger on behalf of its supporters that despite the massive reduction in the price of oil the benefits are not being passed on to hard-pressed UK motorists and logistics companies.
The challenges posed by the Covid-19 virus will make the effective implementation of any new legislation, including Brexit, impossible in the short term, the Freight Transport Association has warned.
Drivers and warehouse workers are being denied access to hand washing facilities despite it remaining the primary advice from Government to avoid the spread of Covid-19.