Changes to LGV driving fines are coming

Drivers should be aware that soon enough changes to LGV driving fines will soon be coming into effect. It is paramount that HGV drivers follow all driving regulations, and refuse to drive whilst tired. Breaks must be taken in accordance with the law. Currently the DVSA can only fine drivers

Keep your forklift running smoothly

In a busy warehouse environment, it’s important to keep your forklift fleet up and running. By conducting simple checks you can make sure you avoid most serious faults, which can cost your business time and money. So what should you be checking when it comes to your forklift? Some checks

What are the benefits of Temporary work?

In today’s ever-changing market, temporary jobs are more readily available. Whilst traditionally a permanent role might seem more attractive, there are plenty of benefits to taking on a temp job. You’re in the driving seat. Temporary work means you have total freedom in your career and the ultimate in flexibility.

What does it take to be a Christmas Delivery Driver?

It’s almost here! Companies across the country are recruiting right now for driving staff ahead of the Christmas and January sales rush. It’s vital that consumers get their parcels right on time – so how can you make it as a successful Christmas delivery driver? Stay hydrated! Whilst it may

Is your warehouse Christmas ready?

There’s not long to go now until the big day! Christmas shopping will now be in full flow and online orders will be flying in. So is your warehouse ready for the Christmas rush? Get training! Make sure that both your permanent staff, and any you may have hired temporarily

How to secure a top Christmas Temp Job

It’s that time of year! With Christmas just around the corner, many employers are recruiting for Christmas. Here’s how to make the most of your Christmas job search. Start NOW! Yes, Christmas might seem ages away, especially if you still need to start your Christmas shopping, but now is the

How can you make the most of your warehouse?

The logistics and supply chain sector is more demanding than ever these days. Customers demand the best and quickest service when it comes to delivery and it’s vital that warehouses are run in an efficient manner. So how can you make the most of your warehouse? Enter the light! Investing

Stay on track with your driving hours

It’s important to stay safe when driving for a living. For example, it’s easy to accidentally drive longer than legally allowed and tempting to do so when deadlines are tight. But it’s definitely not worth this risk to a professional driver! Driving for longer hours has its risks. Drivers who

How to write a cover letter

When it comes to applying for jobs, sometimes a CV isn’t enough. Sometimes employers will ask for or expect a cover letter. A cover letter can also help your application stand out from the crowd. So how can you put together a winning cover letter? Plan before you write. Research

What’s the future of warehousing?

There are big changes ahead for the warehouse sector. As consumer demand grows, warehouses and supply chains will have to adapt to meet new challenges. So what will the warehouse of the future look like? It’s all about location. The locations of new warehouses will be carefully considered to ensure

Pros and Cons of Autonomous Forklifts

Autonomous forklifts are on the way up. With warehouses becoming more and more fast paced, autonomous forklifts can be of benefit to the working environment. So what are the pros and cons of autonomous forklifts? PROS Less human contact. Autonomous forklifts mean less human intervention is required, meaning workers can

What to do when an Interview goes Badly

We’ve all come out of an interview at some point in our lives wishing the ground would swallow us up! It can be hard to take when an interview doesn’t go to plan – So what should you do when an interview goes badly? Relax! Immediately after you must give

Have you got what it takes to work in a warehouse?

      Working in a warehouse can be challenging at times. It’s a fast paced, highly pressured environment, which demands a wide range of skills. So might you be suited to working in a warehouse? Adaptability is key. Warehouse work means you’ll likely find yourself in a variety of

Should you buy part worn tyres?

  Part worn tyres are available to buy in the UK and can seem like a cheap alternative to brand new tyres. But is it worth it? It’s not illegal to buy part worn tyres and legislation has been put in place to protect buyers. However, there are also a

Add a little extra to your CV

The purpose of a CV is to detail your skills and experiences to a potential new employer, however, giving more information about your character and interests can also better your chances of securing an interview if done correctly. So how can you effectively add a little extra to your CV?