The cost of regulatory compliance for operators that specialise in chemical distribution will continue to rise, as Brexit will not be able to offer any significant regulation changes in the sector, according to the Chemical Business Association (CBA). A survey of CBA members found that almost four-fifths (79%) did not expect the industry’s regulatory framework to change significantly as the result of Brexit. CBA’s Chief Executive, Peter Newport said that members “do not believe that Brexit will deliver any significant […]
Continued devolution in the UK will “drive nothing but cost and confusion” for the haulage industry, according to RHA chief executive Richard Burnett.
The Metropolitan Police are to speak at the FTA’s Managing Freight in London conference next month.
2016 saw the UK vote to leave the EU, Donald Trump preparing to move into his new house across the pond, and Sadiq Khan introduce unprecedented safety measures for operators working in London. But these headlines aside, 2016 has still been a busy year for the road transport sector. As we approach the end of the hugely eventful 2016, the MT team discuss the year’s key events, Brexit aside, and the things to look out for in the coming months. […]