With just over a month to go until prime minister Boris Johnson insists the UK will leave the EU deal or no deal the chief executive of the RHA Richard Burnett has told motortransport.co.uk that the government has failed to help the transport industry prepare for Brexit. How the issue of the 177,000 trucks crossing the border every month between EU member the Republic of Ireland and the UK post-Brexit will be handled without the Irish backstop in place remains […]
The DVSA’s ability to resolve a huge backlog in vocational driver tests has been questioned by Logistics UK, which called for expanding delegated testing to fix the crisis.
‘Nightmare’ new border checks will make import trade impossible for small businesses, Cold Chain Federation warns ministers
The government must not delay the introduction of post-Brexit border checks on imports due to be implemented from July, according to Logistics UK.
The FTA is calling for the government to switch the logistics industry’s Apprenticeship Levy payments to a Skills Levy so firms can retrain staff in new roles rather than make them redundant.