The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is urging Government to follow through on its promise to provide safe parking spaces for HGV drivers.

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British engineering firm Penso has developed a new ultra-lightweight carbon fibre body for 3.5-tonne vans, offering a payload advantage of up to 50%.

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Safe loading: how to avoid loads of trouble

It may be done to gain competitive advantage, but overloading isn’t worth it

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Every kilo saved on racking counts in the quest to steer clear of breaking load rules

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