The financial standing system should be completely reviewed when the UK leaves the EU, according to the FTA. The association said it would be “absurd” for the UK to continue to require O-licence holders to demonstrate a level of finance set by European law post-Brexit on 29 March 2019. James Firth, the FTA’s head of licensing and compliance information, said: “Transition period or not, it would be absurd if the domestic UK road transport industry continued to be pegged to […]
Nominations have opened for the 2016 FTA Everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards.
15) David Wells Title: Chief executive, FTA Wells succeeded Theo de Pencier as chief executive of the FTA at the beginning of May. It’s unusual that the chief executives of both associations are starting their period in office at similar junctions, which makes it hard not to make comparisons with the RHA’s Richard Burnett.