The FTA says the passing into law of Northern Ireland’s new O-licensing regime will help remove “cowboy” firms from the road. The Goods Vehicles Licensing of Operators Transport Bill was passed by the Northern Ireland Assembly yesterday (11 June), ushering in a new era of governance in the territory. The FTA has campaigned for the introduction of the regime, along with other industry partners, for years, believing better enforcement will benefit those running compliant freight businesses in the region. From […]
Government plans to evolve the current HGV Road User Levy into a green tax have raised the hackles of the freight industry.
The FTA has welcomed the publication of more detailed information for operators ahead of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games in July.
The FTA is calling for a major increase in roadside checks on vans to raise standards in the sector.