Crimestoppers is appealing to hauliers to help stop people smuggling with the launch of a hard-hitting campaign. The campaign – “Say no to people smuggling” – is calling on HGV drivers to report any suspicious activity they see and follows the recent jailing of seven men for a total of 92 years following the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants who suffocated in the back of a refrigerated trailer whilst being smuggled into the UK. The 39 victims, including two teenagers, […]
The government is beginning to acknowledge the importance of the road transport industry ahead of the general election, according to the RHA.
A task force made up of automotive experts that can oversee plans to ban new diesel, petrol and hybrid vehicles needs to be created, or else environmental targets could be missed, a transport body has warned.
Minister for the cabinet office Michael Gove has agreed to a roundtable discussion between industry representatives and members of the cabinet office to discuss post-Brexit transition plans for hauliers.