RHA chief executive Richard Burnett is the latest speaker to be announced at the Microlise Transport Conference taking place on the 20 May at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Burnett will discuss ‘the post-Brexit landscape’, clean air zones, investment in road infrastructure and the skills shortage and need for diversity within the transport sector. He will also update the industry on the continuing work the RHA is doing to tackle the issues facing operators. “The Microlise Transport Conference is the […]
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