Membership numbers and turnover increased at the FTA last year, but its pre-tax surplus fell. In its annual report for the year ended 31 December 2013, the FTA said its pre-tax surplus dropped 63% to £458,000 (2012: £1.25m). MD for membership and policy James Hookham told Motortransport.co.uk that this was partly down to a change in the way some of its services performed compared to previous years, some of which sold better than others. A reorganisation of its workforce, which […]
The government has quashed hopes for a new HGV driving Trailblazer apprenticeship by rejecting the standards for a third time.
The FTA has revealed that internal candidate David Wells will succeed Theo de Pencier as chief executive from 1 May.
Proposals to prevent drivers from completing the same module more than once during a five-year Driver CPC period could restrict operators’ ability to provide relevant training for their drivers, according to the FTA.