Shocking footage of an HGV driver ploughing into the back of a security van as he texted on his mobile phone has been released after police described it as “the worst case of prolonged distracted driving” ever seen. Derek Holland was jailed for three and a half years after in-cab footage captured 42 separate incidents of poor driving, before he collided with a broken down van on the A27. The three occupants – the driver, a prison escort and a […]
The FTA is partnering with freight exchange platform Haulage Exchange to help operators whose supply chains have been hit by the COVID-19 pandemic find additional workloads or carrier partners.
Cyclists will be able to get an HGV driver’s view of the road at the FTA’s Managing Freight in London conference next month.
New rules for operators appearing at public inquiries (PIs) in light of Covid-19 could jeopardise fair hearings and may result in a rise in the number of appeals, according to solicitors.