Large Goods Vehicle Drivers: Facilities

(asked on 4th January 2022) - View Source

Question to the Department for Transport:

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to improve roadside facilities for HGV drivers.


Answered by
Trudy Harrison Portrait
Trudy Harrison
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)
This question was answered on 7th January 2022

The Government recognises the need to ensure hauliers have access to appropriate services and facilities.

We will be investing £32.5 million in roadside facilities for HGV drivers on the road.

The Department continues to engage with key stakeholders to encourage the development of more safe, secure, and high-quality lorry parking to improve driver welfare.

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