The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has updated its truck drivers’ handbook to help professional truck drivers carry out their work safely and responsibly.
The new HGV market in the UK remained steady in the first quarter of 2017, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
The RHA is concerned that hauliers may be in for a surprise when the time comes to renew their insurance premiums since the Chancellor released details of a proposed change to the way that compensation payments are calculated.
Fleets urged to check safety policies after car occupants die in collision involving inattentive trucker
Litigation firm Bentham is proposing to fund legal action on behalf of truck purchasers affected by price fixing over the last 14 years.
Allison Transmission highlights benefits for use beyond bin lorries and buses
Data suggests they are cutting congestion and pose a smaller safety risk than standard HGVs
Five major truck manufacturers have been collectively fined £2.44 billion (€2.93bn) for fixing pricing over the last 14 years.
Demand for rigid trucks has grown 47.1% year-on-year to drive an overall HGV sales increase of 19.2%, latest figures from the SMMT have shown.
A new system has been launched to protect truck drivers against stowaways in trailers.
Telematics provider Masternaut has updated its software, to reflect the change in HGV speed limits.
Increased demand for temporary drivers helped Driver Hire offices in Enfield and Aberdeen pass £3m turnover for the first time.
Suckling Transport has renewed its tyre management contract with Michelin Solutions.
Fleet News is launching a new magazine promising to provide insight, analysis and best practice to commercial vehicle operators.
Operators are more worried about the authorities’ capabilities to meet new road safety laws than their own, according to members of the FTA.
SHB Hire has updated its fleet following a major intake of new Iveco vehicles spanning the 3.5, 5.2, 7.0, 7.5, 12 and 18-tonne sectors.
Pentagon Commercials has become the first member of Mercedes-Benz’s franchised network to appoint a technical specialist dedicated to the Fuso Canter light truck range.
ATS Euromaster will launch a free guidebook for van and truck fleet managers at CV Show 2015, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham from April 14 to 16.
A logistics company in Northampton is set to train and recruit up to 100 new delivery drivers in the next 12 months.
R Turner Haulage has launched Lytx’s driver safety programme to increase driver safety and drive down costs.