The RHA has called on political parties to put road freight at the heart of transport policy making ahead of the general election. Its election manifesto has highlighted five key areas which it says must be addressed to keep the economy moving: transition to net zero; the skills shortage; infrastructure investment – roads and lorry parking; fuel duty and Brexit RHA chief executive, Richard Burnett said he will continue working closely with government to tackle the industry’s major issues as […]
The Forth Road Bridge will not fully reopen to HGV traffic until mid-March, according to Scottish transport minister Derek Mackay.
Both the FTA and the RHA have welcomed the launch of the Scottish government’s rail strategy Delivering the Goods.
The RHA is demanding clarity on how hauliers will be expected to run their businesses from January next year when full border customs checks from the EU are imposed.