RHA accuses councils of trying to milk hauliers in move to impose fines on “rogue” hauliers


 

RHA has slammed a move by councils to fine truck drivers for weight infringements as nothing more than a cash generator. The Local Government Association (LGA) is calling on the government to grant councils new powers to tackle “rogue” HGV drivers. The call is prompted by what the LGA describes as “lorry mayhem blighting villages and towns across the country” which it says results largely from lorries being “driven down routes not suitable for their size and weight.” LGA called […]