The government must change tack and stop penalising the road transport industry over emissions while allowing car owners to get off scot-free, according to the FTA. The call came after environmental group ClientEarth yesterday (2 November) won its High Court action against the government. The group had said the government’s plans to address emissions did not go far enough. Ultimately the High Court agreed. It came after a committee of influential MPs called for the government to show more ambition with […]
TfL has done well to minimise compliance costs under the Safer Lorry Scheme but ultimately the initative remains misguided, the FTA has said.
The FTA and RHA are at odds over a decision by the government to spend a further £44.5m on security for the Port of Calais.
The FTA has called for so-called ‘delegated examiners’ to be allowed to conduct vocational driving tests in the place of regular DVSA test examiners.