New guidance on the breaks required under the drivers’ hours and working time rules is to be published later this year by the DfT in an effort to address confusion between the two. The guide, which will be put together by a working group led by the FTA, was announced by transport minister Stephen Hammond this week. It should, he said, “help drivers better understand the rules, making compliance easier”. The decision is based on a report published at the […]
August 18, 2016 Emma Shone
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May 10, 2017 Emma Shone
The new government must support the industry in meeting clean air legislation and not villainise HGVs, according to the FTA’s election manifesto.