A balanced approach to enforcement for all road users was a key message to emerge from speakers at the FTA’s Managing Freight in London conference on Tuesday (2 June). It is also imperative that all road users addressed road safety issues to reduce serious or fatal incidents, said Rob Lowe from TfL’s on-street enforcement team: “We realise that a reduction in HGV-related KSIs cannot be achieved just by bashing the freight industry. All road users must be fully aware of […]
The government is being urged not to raise fuel duty in the forthcoming Budget following speculation that the first increase in a decade is on the cards.
The FTA has welcomed news that London’s T-Charge will commence on 23 October, providing a level playing field for all road users.
The FTA has reiterated previous calls for action over migrant build-ups in northern France after a new rail freight service to the port of Calais was postponed due to safety concerns.