Winners of Logistics UK's Van Awards 2022 announced
Thursday 22 September 2022
One of the UK’s biggest business groups, Logistics UK, has announced the winners of its Van Awards 2022 annual awards that celebrate the operators that have made a significant contribution to the industry over the past 12 months.
Kevin Green, Director at Logistics UK comments: “To be announced as a Logistics UK Van Awards winner is a tremendous accomplishment. Van operators play a crucial role in the logistics industry and wider UK economy, and Logistics UK is thrilled to recognise and celebrate the dedicated businesses and individuals within this vital sector. With the awards celebrating the ‘best of the best’, the standard of entrants is always incredibly high. I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all our winners, and those shortlisted this year.”
Supported by Logistics UK’s Van Gold Partners – The AA, Bott Ltd, Brigade Electronics, Lex Autolease, Quartix, TVL and WTW – the winners of the Van Awards 2022 are:
Keeping your Show on the Road, sponsored by AA: HH Driveright
Winning at Wellbeing, sponsored by Bott: The Clancy Group
Using technology for good, sponsored by Brigade Electronics: Reflex Vehicle Hire
Sustainable Van Operator of the Year, sponsored by Lex Autolease: HIVED
Van Safety and Compliance, sponsored by Quartix: Carnell
Diversity and Inclusion, sponsored by TVL: J Murphy & Sons Ltd
Hero of the Year, sponsored by WTW: Nathan White, Lead Driver, Sciensus
Judges of the awards were particularly impressed by Hero of the Year winner, Nathan White, following his outstanding act of selflessness and bravery in an extremely dangerous situation at the scene of a fatal road traffic incident. Mr White witnessed the serious collision take place and in the face of oncoming motorway traffic, left his vehicle and rescued a stricken driver, pulling them to safety moments before another vehicle crashed into the injured person’s already overturned vehicle.
All winners of the Van Awards will be automatically shortlisted for the Van Business of the Year category at Logistics UK’s Logistics Awards 2022, which will take place on Thursday 8 December 2022 at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge in London. For more information on the Logistics Awards 2022, please visit www.logistics.org.uk/logistics22.
Logistics UK is one of the UK’s leading business groups, representing logistics businesses which are vital to keeping the UK trading, and more than seven million people directly employed in the making, selling and moving of goods. With COVID-19, Brexit, new technology and other disruptive forces driving change in the way goods move across borders and through the supply chain, logistics has never been more important to UK plc. Logistics UK supports, shapes and stands up for safe and efficient logistics, and is the only business group which represents the whole industry, with members from the road, rail, sea and air industries, as well as the buyers of freight services such as retailers and manufacturers whose businesses depend on the efficient movement of goods.