A fourth consultation into London’s Direct Vision Standard (DVS) has launched, despite an FTA warning that the mayor’s initiative will not achieve zero vehicular harm. TfL wants public feedback on its final scheme proposals and the proposed traffic regulation order required to implement its DVS scheme. The consultation follows three previous rounds since 2016 and TfL said it has so far received positive feedback from the public on its “world-first proposal to revolutionise the safety of heavy goods vehicles on […]
FTA members have expressed safety fears over the government’s decision to allow heavier, faster agricultural vehicles on UK roads.
The road haulage industry boosted its efficiency last year, according to new statistics from the DfT.
Road transport can be decarbonised but only if the government and industry work together, claims report
A ban on the sale of new diesel-powered HGVs by 2040 in order to “decarbonise freight” is practicable if the government and industry work together on alternatives, a new report claims.