The FTA has called on TfL to do more to level the playing field for compliant UK operators after it was revealed that more than half of the fines issued to non-UK registered vehicles for breaching the conditions of the London Low Emission Zone remain outstanding. According to figures obtained by MotorTransport.co.uk via a Freedom of Information request, 21,588 PCNs were issued to non-UK registered vehicles between 1 January 2014 and 30 June 2015 for either running a Euro-1, Euro-2 […]
The finalists for this year’s FTA Everywoman in Transport and Logistics Awards have been revealed.
A suggestion by new president of the Institute of Highway Engineers for the government to consider banning trucks from UK motorways on Sundays has been described as “out of touch” and “the last thing” the industry would want to see in the UK. Richard Hayes, who will became president of the IHE this week, says he will be writing to the roads minister, Mike Penning, to ask the Department for Transport (DfT) to investigate the issue as part of its […]
Solar panels that cut fuel consumption by 5% could become a regular feature on UK trucks after Deutsche Post DHL Group started the roll-out of the technology.