GDPR and industry diversity are among the topics the RHA will cover at the Microlise Transport Conference in May. The trade association will host a series of presentations around topics not covered in the conference’s main agenda, hosted by director of policy and public affairs Rod McKenzie. Clean air zones and road infrastructure spending will also be covered by the RHA’s workshop area. Chief executive Richard Burnett said: “The Microlise Transport Conference is the key date in the industry calendar for […]
Trade associations have welcomed plans for a new secure zone in Calais for UK-bound HGVs but highlighted that more needs to be done to deal with the migrant crisis that has erupted in recent weeks.
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.
The logistics sector has triumphed in its hard-fought battle to receive funding towards HGV driver licence acquisition for apprentices.