FTA chief executive Theo de Pencier is to join transport watchdog Passenger Focus, the organisation that will be scrutinising the performance of Highways England, which goes live next month. De Pencier will begin a four-year term at the organisation, which will be renamed Transport Focus, on 1 May. He will step down from his role at the FTA at the end of April, with current finance and IT director David Wells taking over the reins at the association. His appointment […]
The finalists for this year’s FTA Everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards have been revealed.
Highways England, which manages the 4,300-mile Strategic Road Network (SRN), wants operator views on what it is doing well, what it could do better and initiatives that could improve the service.
The logistics industry has welcomed the proposals in the Taylor review into self-employed workers as a sensible, half-way house that would provide those in the ‘gig economy’ more security while still affording businesses the flexibility they require.