A proposed new migrant camp in Dunkirk, just 30 miles from Calais, has been criticised by the RHA and the FTA. The French government is to commit a proposed £1.1m to the camp, which is located about five miles east of the port of Dunkirk. The RHA said the dangers faced by UK hauliers crossing the channel will double if the new camp goes ahead. RHA chief executive Richard Burnett said his greatest concern was that “the number of staff […]
A confidential reporting system where transport employees can flag up safety concerns is being introduced into the road haulage industry.
The RHA has launched a new campaign this week which seeks to shine a spotlight on the heroes of the transport and logistics industry.
The RHA has met with business secretary Vince Cable to highlight the impact the current driver shortage is having on the economy and how it could be addressed.