Government proposals to ban tyres over 10 years old from being used on trucks and trailers are “missing the mark” according to the RHA. The proposals, which could come into force early next year, were prompted by rising concern at the dangers old tyres used on commercial vehicles pose to the travelling public. A DfT consultation document, Banning Tyres Aged Ten Years or Older, points to two examples – a coach crash in 2012 in which three people died, caused […]
Dawsonrentals has signed an exclusive four-year deal with truck tyre retreader Bandvulc.
Travel relating to logistics businesses is essential and should not be challenged, government tells police
All travel relating to the operation of logistics business has been designated as essential travel by the government during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Europa chief attacks RHA over handling of Brexit and fuel crisis and calls for Richard Burnett’s resignation
Europa Worldwide Group chief executive Andrew Baxter (pictured) has launched a vociferous attack on the RHA this week, accusing it of leaking information from confidential government meetings, failing to prepare hauliers for Brexit and “substantially” causing the fuel crisis by “leaking information about fuel stocks”.