The FTA has criticised a university’s decision to cut Northern Ireland’s only transportation-specific courses. The trade association said the planned closure of the courses (BSc Transportation and MSc Transport Planning ) at Ulster University in 2018 would be a “huge loss” to the local transport and logistics sector. It said it had written a letter to the minister for employment and learning – as well as the minister for transportation and the environment – to reverse the decision, or make […]
As hauliers face yet another rise this summer in insurance premium tax, MT looks at what action industry can take to lessen its impact
The road transport industry is being urged to play its part in attracting more women to the sector by entering this year’s Everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards. “The annual awards, sponsored this year by the FTA, demonstrate that the sector suits women and is one in which they can excel,” said Maxine Benson, co-founder of Everywoman. “The awards prove that there are no limits for women in transport and logistics – all previous winners having made an outstanding contribution […]
London Councils has confirmed that its Lorry Control Scheme is to start again on the 1 June.