The RHA is calling on the government to set out a national road map to decarbonise freight over the next 25 years which respects vehicle life cycles and supports business investment. In its strategy paper, Vision to Decarbonising Road, published this week, the RHA argues that a freight decarbonisation road map will give the freight sector greater confidence to invest in low carbon and no carbon solutions. It adds: “This is vital for a sector where decarbonisation, especially for large […]
The RHA is warning that a plan for thousands of lorry drivers to strike on 23 August to demand better pay and conditions will only put more pressure on drivers and the supply chain by exacerbating the driver shortage crisis.
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.
Welcome to the first edition of Motor Transport’s Power Players – the list of the 20 people who we believe have the most influence and exert the most control over the road transport industry. This list is by no means objective, but we’ve debated the merits of those on the list. You will find operators, clients, industry stakeholders and a few off-the-wall choices. Some are there because they exerted power in 2012, while others appear because we expect them to […]