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 […]
One in five transport business leaders believe there is considerable potential for the use of robots working in the industry within the next decade.
The creation of a northern powerhouse hangs in the balance following the EU referendum result, unless international trade is addressed as a matter of urgency, the FTA has warned.
The FTA has reiterated previous calls for action over migrant build-ups in northern France after a new rail freight service to the port of Calais was postponed due to safety concerns.