Cabotage regulations are unclear and unenforceable, according to the European Commission (EC). Speaking at the Road Transport Conference in Brussels this week, EC transport commissioner Violeta Bulc said a tendency for member states to implement their own rules for road transport had created uncertainties, an administrative burden and costs for firms working across borders. “This may endanger the single market. Operators have to keep track of these different rules to be compliant and to avoid fines,” she said. One area […]
The DfT has denied that it is looking to replace the HGV Road User Levy with a distance-based road user charge for HGVs.
All new light commercial vehicles in Europe under 3.5t will have to be equipped to make an automatic call to emergency services in the event of an accident from 2015.
The European Commission (EC) has extended the deadline for the completion of its investigation into FedEx’s proposed acquisition of TNT.