FTA wants to see exempt construction vehicles brought under licensing and testing regime if using public roads


 

Volumetric concrete mixer lorries should be subject to the same regulations as other HGVs if they are operating on public roads, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has urged the government. It was responding to two separate government consultations that ended in March this year, with results yet to be announced, that look at the current exemptions for certain classes of vehicle from licensing and testing requirements. The FTA said it supported the proposal to remove the roadworthiness testing exemption for […]