The RHA is calling on the government to give greater importance to lorry cargo thefts, which currently fall under the same category as the theft of a pair of sunglasses from a motor vehicle. In a letter sent today (10 May) to Kit Malthouse, minister of state for crime and policing, Rod McKenzie, RHA MD of policy and public affairs, warned that theft from HGVs is a “significant and growing problem” which incurs substantial losses. He pointed to data from […]
Police release footage of A1 HGV crash involving driver who fell asleep after drinking whisky and Coke at wheel
An HGV driver who drank whisky and then fell asleep at the wheel before colliding with the central reservation, has lost his licence.
The skills shortage, Brexit and the push towards low-emission vehicles are the biggest issues facing the road transport industry, the chief executive of the RHA has said.