The commercial fleet industry is hoping to secure changes to the apprenticeship levy after securing Government cash to tackle the driver shortage.
Freight Transport Association (FTA) claims air quality measures proposed by Newcastle City Council will help
Mercedes-Benz Vans and Freight Transport Association (FTA) have joined forces with the police to promote light commercial vehicle (LCV) safety across Northern Ireland.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) says that an expanded Heathrow Airport will be vital to support the UK’s global trading ambitions post-Brexit.
Van Excellence has partnered with Fleetcheck to improve fleet safety, compliancy and efficiency.
How freight collaboration can reduce congestion and emissions
FTA has reached the 18,000 members milestone with its signing of Thomas Ridley & Son.
FTA’s Transport Manager autumn conference series will give the latest on air quality plans, ensuring fleets know which vehicles will be affected.
FTA has criticised the Government for not sharing potential Brexit no-deal scenarios with the logistics industry after they were leaked over the weekend.
The FTA Logistics Awards 2019 has announced its shortlist.
When combined, road deaths among VRUs outstrip those of passengers travelling in cars
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has criticised the Government for not including commercial vans in new tyre safety standards.
Aldi’s Atherstone Regional Distribution Centre has received a 2019 Roadworthiness Award from FTA, recognising its high maintenance standards.
Almost three quarters (71.4%) of van operators expect to use an electric vehicle in their fleet this year, says the Freight Transport Association (FTA).
Chris Shenton of Asda has been named the Van Excellence Driver of the Year and Alex Tilley of Moy Park the Young Driver of the Year 2019.
A failure to deliver safe, secure rest areas and address shortcomings in the apprenticeship levy are damaging efforts to tackle the driver shortage, truck associations have warned.
More than half (52.7%) of vacancies for vehicle mechanics, technicians and fitters will not be filled in the near future, according to FTA’s 2019 Logistics Report.
Logistics businesses anticipate that 15% of their current HGV driver vacancies will not be filled due to the nationwide skills shortage.
FTA has revealed 15 shortlisted drivers for the Van Excellence Driver of the Year and Young Driver of the Year awards.
FTA’s everywoman in Transport & Logistics awards has announced 46 finalists from across the sector.