The commercial fleet industry will welcome the Overnight Allowance concessions negotiated by the Road Haulage Association, says accountancy firm Menzies LLP.
The Road Haulage Association has won a significant concession from tax officials on overnight allowances for lorry drivers.
Director of policy at the RHA, Jack Semple, says it is probable that trucks from abroad will no longer be allowed to do UK domestic transport work.
The Road Haulage Association (RHA) believes current DVSA checks are not sufficient and need to me made mandatory to promote road safety.
The Road Haulage Association (RHA) is warning that unless the Government negotiates the right customs controls during its forthcoming Brexit talks the UK’s sensitive food supply could be seriously damaged.
British Cycling is calling for a change in the Highway Code to give cyclists heading straight on priority over drivers turning left.
The Road Haulage Association will apply to become the representative body persuing a UK collective claim against truck manufacturers found guilty of price fixing.
National Lorry Week is set to return from 19-24 September, with a focus on career paths in the transport industry.
Senior traffic commissioner, Beverley Bell is urging truck operators to keep enforcement agencies informed when they act upon improvement notices.
The Road Haulage Association will pursue the case for compensation from the truck manufacturers involved in a coordinated truck price fixing cartel.
Phased reintroduction of HGV crossings over the Forth Road Bridge will begin tonight.
The RHA held a ‘challenging but positive meeting’ with the Skills Minister Nick Boles MP to press the case for more action to solve the chronic LGV driver shortage.
The RHA is planning to lobby MPs during its “National Lorry Week”, to address the driver shortage which is facing the industry.