All travel relating to the operation of logistics business has been designated as essential travel by the government during the COVID-19 pandemic. The confirmation comes after both RHA and FTA complained to government officials that logistics workers were being challenged by police and other officials while trying to get to work or carrying out related services such as vehicle washing and delivering spare parts. In a letter sent to the RHA and FTA this week, Ben Rimmington, DfT co-director of […]
The FTA and RHA are set to meet with the Treasury today to make the case for government funding for the training of HGV drivers.
TfL is to step away from the day-to-day running of the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) and bring in a private party on a commercial basis, in a move that suggests operators will soon face a fee to be part of the initiative.
Princess Anne, patron of charity Transaid, will be attending this year’s Multimodal to participate in a discussion organised by the FTA.