Government plans to reallocate road space is based on a “fantasy” and should be reconsidered, according to the RHA. The association is accusing the government of failing to consider the practical reality and economic consequences of hiving off road space for cyclists and pedestrians, and of using the Covid-19 pandemic to drive through the reallocation policy without adequate consultation. It warns that it will lead to increased congestion and delays to deliveries, adversely affecting both local and national businesses. Duncan […]
UK hauliers undertaking international work in the EU should prepare for the ending of cabotage from next year, according to the RHA.
Trade associations have welcomed the announcement that the Transport Committee has launched an investigation into skills and workforce planning in the road haulage industry.
Yodel has reversed its decision to sack licensed security staff at its Hatfield depot and allegedly try to replace them with lower paid non-Security Industry Authority (SIA) licenced personnel.