Long-awaited industry guidelines on pallet deliveries using tail-lifts have received a mixed reaction from hauliers, some of whom are disappointed that they do not include a weight limit on pallets destined for home addresses. The ‘Tail Lift and Pallet Truck Guidance Document’ has been published by the RHA after extensive consultations with the Association of Pallet Networks (APN), operators and the Health & Safety Executive (HSE), which has endorsed the publication. RHA chief executive Richard Burnett said: “This guidance offers […]
Less than a fifth of UK fleet and mobility managers want the government to focus on reducing pollution caused by transport, according to research by Arval.
New guidance aimed at tackling major delays to groupage at Northern Ireland ports has been rushed through without reference to the haulage industry and fails to tackle the issue, the RHA told MP Michael Gove this week.
Two hero police officers helped save the life of an HGV driver, who suffered a heart attack at the wheel on the motorway and collided with the central reservation.