The finalists for this year’s FTA Everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards have been revealed. Now in their seventh year, the awards aim to raise awareness of the opportunities that the transport and logistics industry offers women. Maxine Benson, co-founder of Everywoman, said: “This fast growth sector has announced a huge “recruitment drive and diversity is high on the agenda with a huge variety of opportunity. “We congratulate this year’s finalists who have demonstrated that their gender is no barrier […]
The FTA has welcomed amendments to the design of the London Safer Lorries Scheme (SLS), revealed yesterday (29 July) by TfL, however it believes a one-size-fits-all regulation for commercial vehicles over 3.5 tonnes is not the best way to improve cyclist safety.
The DSA is to work with the industry to develop a revised process for approving Driver CPC training courses.
The FTA and RHA are set to meet with the Treasury today to make the case for government funding for the training of HGV drivers.