The warning from the Freight Transport Association (FTA) comes as a consultation on London’s proposed Direct Vision Standard (DVS) is launched today (Tuesday, January 8).
The bravery of Sainsbury’s delivery driver Kevin Marriott has been recognised at the Van Excellence Honours Lunch, organised by the FTA.
Operators of heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) can apply for funding to prepare for the clean air zone (CAZ), says Leeds City Council.
The commercial fleet industry is hoping to secure changes to the apprenticeship levy after securing Government cash to tackle the driver shortage.
Funded and fleet managed by Zenith, Healthcare at Home’s new vans are being supplied by dealer Rossetts Commercials.
A revised Mitsubishi L200 pick-up truck, offering increased safety equipment and a new Euro 6d diesel engine has gone on sale in the UK.