Police in Hampshire said “a massive effort” from haulage operators meant it would be downscaling its A31 HGV triage operation early. The EU Exit strategy, known as Operation Transmission, involved lorries pulling off the motorway network and getting their papers checked in advance of reaching Portsmouth International Port. But with eight of the scheduled 12 weeks of the operation passed, police said they would be downscaling it from today (18 February). The force said key factors in its decision included […]
Falls in the value of sterling in the wake of the EU referendum have continued to hit Laser Transport International, which saw its pre-tax profit plunge by 64% last year.
Over a third of HGVs operating or entering Greater London are not ready for the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) and HGV Permit Scheme which comes into force in October this year, according to a survey by fleet technology specialists CameraMatics.