Long-delayed industry guidance on pallet weights for tail lift deliveries could finally be published early next year, motortransport.co.uk has learnt. The industry working group, which put together the draft guidance, is meeting with HSE officials to prepare the document for publication in early January. According to industry sources, the meeting follows intense lobbying by the RHA last month after the association became so frustrated at the delay that it warned HSE officials that chief executive Richard Burnett would complain to […]
London mayor Boris Johnson’s plans to force the retrofitting of larger windows in HGV cab near-side doors have been attacked as a step too far that risks further damaging the image of road transport.
Many transport companies are receiving very large payments from HMRC under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. But the rules are vague, and as law firm Osborne Clare explains, it has been hard for many companies to know for sure if they are using the scheme correctly.
The French government has confirmed plans to introduce a revised tolling scheme for heavy goods vehicles from the beginning of next year.