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 […]
A price-fixing compensation action has attracted more than 2,000 hauliers since it went live in June of this year, the RHA said today.
The RHA has accused Border Force of ignoring the industry’s longstanding concerns about stowaways attempting to enter the UK and the lack of support for HGV drivers.
The RHA and FTA have attacked the Migration Advisory Committee’s call to favour high-skilled migrants after Brexit, warning it would amplify the skills shortage the logistics sector already faces.