Former RHA chief executive Geoff Dunning has said he does not expect to see “wholesale changes” to the way the traffic commissioners (TCs) operate after being appointed as a special advisor to a government review into their role. The TCs triennial review, something all non-departmental government agencies are subject to every three years, has been launched by the DfT and will run until next year. The DfT said the review will look at what the TCs do and how the […]
Government plans to evolve the current HGV Road User Levy into a green tax have raised the hackles of the freight industry.
The road transport industry has been urged to create an industry-wide code of practice on cyclists’ safety and a clear programme of work to promote the enforcement of safety regulations.
The DfT has confirmed it has no plans to extend the relaxation in enforcement of drivers’ hours rules that has been in effect since late July due to cross-Channel delays arising from industrial action and migrant problems.