Compliance & Advice

Road based compliance advice ensuring you are adhering to rules and regulations

Construction and use of vehicles

Key points on vehicle construction

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Dangerous goods

Information on topics relating to dangerous goods

2 articles

Driving licences and Driver CPC

Environment and emissions

Initiatives to reduce emissions from The Environment Agency and TfL

4 articles

Food distribution

Guidance on food hygiene laws

1 articles

Fuel

Tips to maximise fuel efficiency

2 articles

Insurance, risk management and loss control

Summary of the legal expectations for insurance

2 articles

International Road Freight

Guidance on international road freight

1 articles

Lighting, markers and reflectors

Local authority activities

Legal requirements for operating local authority vehicles

1 articles

Passenger transport

Information about passenger vehicle operation legislation

1 articles

Special vehicles

Legislation relating to specialised categories of vehicles

1 articles

Trade licences

Licences for motor traders and vehicle testers

1 articles

Type approval

Testing and approving a vehicle for compliance with UK standards

2 articles

Vehicle excise licensing

Guidelines around vehicle excise licensing

2 articles

Vehicle registration and purchasing

Guidance on loaning, purchasing and registering a vehicle

2 articles

Weight and dimensions

Vehicle weight and dimensions regulations

1 articles

Health and safety

Information relating to Corporate Manslaughter legislation and other issues

1 articles

Rail freight and the UK Supply Chain

How FTA helps the rail freight sector meet the demands of the UK supply chain

1 articles

Rail freight infrastructure

Rail freight infrastructure and maps

1 articles

Shifting to Rail Freight

Case studies and advice for those considering using rail as a mode of transportation

3 articles

Air freight in the UK

Information about the role of air freight in the UK

2 articles

Heathrow Airport

Information about the Heathrow Airport expansion

1 articles

Container Weight Verification

The latest on container weighing regulations

1 articles

Customs

Information and advice in relation to HMRC

2 articles

Economy

Read about the Autumn Budget 2017 and the impact on the logistics industry

1 articles

EU Data Protection Regulation

The GDPR has been designed to harmonise the data privacy laws across Europe

1 articles

EU Oil Bulletin

View the latest EU Oil Bulletin

1 articles

Economic, Fuel and Costs

Information about the fuel market

3 articles

Logistics Agenda

FTA manifesto outlining priorities in the logistics sector

1 articles

Oil Bulletin

View the latest EU Oil Bulletin

1 articles

Outsourcing logistics

Guidance for fleet operators deciding whether to outsource logistics requirements.

1 articles

Skills Shortage

View the FTA skills shortage report

1 articles

The Budget

Read about the changes to the 2017 budget in relation to the logistics industry

1 articles

Air Quality

Poor air quality is the largest environmental risk to public health in the UK.

1 articles

Climate Change Policy

Review of the current legislative measures being taken in the UK to tackle climate change.

1 articles

Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme

Legislation for an ESOS, a mandatory energy assessment and energy saving identification scheme.

1 articles

Greater London Low Emission Zone

What is the London Low Emission Zone, what area does it cover and which vehicles does it apply to?

2 articles

Logistics Emissions Reduction Scheme

The LERS is a voluntary industry initiative to record, report and reduce transport emissions.

1 articles

Road traffic

Read about the latest Euro standards for heavy engineered vehicles.

1 articles

Model Conditions of Carriage & Storage

Examples of Carriage and Storage terms

2 articles