The Metropolitan Police are to speak at the FTA’s Managing Freight in London conference next month. The event plans to highlight and address the issues operators are to face in the coming two to three years, and will include a talk from the Met on HGV regulation and police enforcement. The talk, to be led by the Commercial Vehicle Unit’s Rob Beckers, will also address the upcoming London Safer Lorry Scheme and how it will be enforced across the city. […]
Current efforts to resolve the driver shortage will not be enough to prevent the looming skills crisis, the Transport Committee has said.
DX Group is being investigated by City of London Police, after an allegation was made against its Exchange business on 7 June.
TfL has created an ‘allow list’ of vehicles for operators who have applied for its Direct Vision Standard safety permits before 1 March or are in the process of having the Safe System equipment fitted in order to qualify for a permit but have not yet received it.