AIM Commercial Services MD Allison Kemp has been elected chair of the FTA’s Road Freight Council. She will help to determine the organisation’s approach to pressing issues such as air quality, road infrastructure and driver shortages by facilitating discussions with the FTA’s members at national council meetings. Commented Chris Yarsley, FTA policy manager for road infrastructure: “With her impressive understanding of the sector and dedication to drive change, Allison Kemp is the perfect candidate. From winning Woman of the Year […]
Hauliers are still parking in unsafe locations with inadequate welfare, hygiene and sanitation facilities – two years after the government promised to provide more secure parking sites.
FTA and Everywoman have joined forces to create a year-round programme of activity that operators can adopt to help them attract, retain and develop female employees. Launched today (8 March) to coincide with International Women’s Day, the FTA Everywoman Accelerate Programme incorporates Everywoman’s range of services into three packages – Founder, Champion and Influencer. Each package includes access to the EverywomanNetwork – an online personal development tool – and the Everywoman Club, where senior level women can connect and share […]
Freight deliveries to major UK cities must be governed by the same regulations to avoid confusion for operators, warned the FTA.