The RHA and FTA have warned that hauliers operating under the London Lorry Control Scheme (LLCS) face extra costs and unnecessary legislation if proposed changes go ahead. The proposals, launched last week for consultation by London Councils, would require HGVs of 18-plus tonnes to fit sideguards and Class V and V1 mirrors as part of their LLCS membership. London Councils said ex- tending the scheme’s remit to cover safety, rather than simply noise pollution, would be a positive step towards […]
Reintroducing the London Lorry Control Scheme and raising the London Congestion Charge is a “sucker punch” to the logistics sector, FTA said today.
Freight deliveries within the capital should be shifted outside of peak hours, according to a new report from the Roads Task Force (RTF).
The FTA has slammed the government for breaking its vow to improve and expand the number of toilet facilities for HGV drivers on the national road network.