The new apprenticeship levy will come into play on 6 April and will change the way the industry funds and trains its apprentices. Having led the industry’s bid for its own trailblazer apprenticeship, RHA deputy director of policy Colin Snape marks National Apprenticeship Week for Motortransport.co.uk by outlining the top five things operators need to know about the tax and how to use it. 1. What is the levy? The apprenticeship levy will be a levy on UK employers to […]
Proposals to grant business groups the power to challenge unfair payment terms on behalf of their members are being considered by the government.
A leading commercial vehicle insurance broker has expressed surprise that the logistics sector has not reacted more angrily to the 3.5% hike in insurance premium tax (IPT) that came into effect this month.
Acumen Distribution has grown its fleet of longer semi-trailers from four to 18 15.65m units.