Don’t point the finger at trucks for that congestion…


 

Light goods vehicle traffic continues to rise faster than other vehicle traffic, provisional new statistics from the DfT have shown. Lights good vehicle traffic jumped 5.8% in 2014 to reach 45.1 billion vehicle-miles compared with an overall increase across all vehicle types of 2.1%. HGV traffic rose 2.2% last year to 16 billion vehicle-miles. The latest figures mean light goods vehicle traffic is now more than 20% higher than it was 10 years ago; while HGV traffic has fallen by […]