The FTA has seen its level of membership rise to the highest level since 2008, although financially it had a broadly flat year in 2012. Turnover at the association dipped slightly to £23.47m, from £23.65m in 2011. However its pre-tax surplus rose slightly from £1.1m to £1.2m. Income from member fees rose slightly in the year ending 31 December 2012, from £3.78m to £3.84m. Chief executive Theo de Pencier said the year was “good in part” and that the overall […]
The FTA has voiced concern over London Councils’ proposals to require all HGVs of 18-plus tonnes to fit extra mirrors and sideguards to comply with the London Lorry Control Scheme (LLCS).
The FTA has urged the organisers of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this summer to urgently provide information to allow hauliers to plan for disruption during the completion period.