A group of MPs will review ‘Smart Motorways’.
Introduced in 2014, the breakdown lane is used in peak times as an extra carriageway but there have been many fatal accidents on them involving recovery operators.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced that a record number of places are available for the company’s 2019 Apprenticeship Programme.
Since the programme was launched in 2006, numbers have progressively increased, with 2019 offering a record 31 candidates the opportunity to join the team at the Home of Rolls-Royce in Goodwood, West Sussex.
Bentley Motors today launches its 2019 Apprentice recruitment campaign with 51 new positions to start in the autumn of 2019.
Opportunities cover areas including Digital, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources, Finance, Purchasing, as well as Engineering and Manufacturing.
The Road Safety Trust has announced its priority themes for 2019 and 2020 applications.
Following consultation with the sector, the theme chosen for this year is ‘innovative traffic calming and provision for vulnerable road users’. For 2020 the theme will be ‘how technology can be used to reduce criminality and unsafe driving’, details from www.roadsafetytrust.org.uk
Arriving in Vauxhall showrooms in late summer, the all-new Luton-built Vivaro van is available to order now priced from £21,240 excluding VAT.
The third-generation Vivaro medium van is a based on a state-of-the-art platform and available in two lengths (L1H1 4.95m and L2H1 5.30m). Body styles include panel van, doublecab for up to six occupants and a platform chassis.
Taxi and private hire drivers face enhanced criminal record checks under government proposals.
The Department for Transport has launched a consultation on new licensing guidelines to better protect vulnerable passengers and possibly include CCTV.
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