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Businesses must plan ahead to cope with latest urban air quality plans across the UK

Tuesday 20 August 2019

Plans are under way for cities across the UK to implement Clean Air Zones or similar air quality improvement schemes, which could involve prohibitively high charges on those using older HGVs and vans ...

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Time for politics to give way to action, says FTA

Monday 19 August 2019

The time has come for government to put the politics of Brexit to one side, come clean with industry, and share its full impact assessment for a No Deal departure from the EU, according to FTA ...

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FTA's response to leaked No Deal Brexit report

Monday 19 August 2019

FTA has responded to the this weekend's leaked No Deal Brexit report ...

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Dual carriageway opening to provide boost to North West and Mid Ulster economy

Monday 05 August 2019

FTA responds to the opening of seven kilometres of the new A6 dual carriageway ...

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FTA comment on the government's No Deal funding for business preparations

Thursday 01 August 2019

FTA's Deputy Chief Executive has commented on the government's No Deal funding for business preparations ...

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Futurologist to headline FTA Future Van 2019

Wednesday 31 July 2019

Expert futurologist, Fergus McVey of 7th Sense Research, will be headlining FTA’s brand new one-day conference, Future Van 2019, taking place at the NAEC in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire on 3 October 2019 ...

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Onus on hauliers to get the paperwork right, says FTA

Tuesday 30 July 2019

Government plans to strengthen compliance with Operation Brock will place the responsibility to travel with correct documentation on haulage businesses, despite a lack of clarity on the actual paperwork required, according to FTA ...

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FTA keeps Northern Ireland logistics businesses front of mind for Government

Tuesday 30 July 2019

FTA has stressed the importance of the industry at an exclusive meeting with Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Julian Smith, at Stormont ...

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FTA’s essential handbooks updated with latest information for professional drivers

Monday 29 July 2019

FTA has updated its two popular drivers’ handbooks – one for HGV drivers and one for van drivers - with the key up to the minute compliance information which must be provided to drivers of commercial vehicles by their employer ...

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Three months until DVS: scheme will not achieve zero vehicular harm, says FTA

Friday 26 July 2019

With just three months until the first phase of the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) begins, FTA is renewing its calls for the Mayor of London to realise the scheme is not the most effective way to achieve of zero vehicular harm in the capital ...

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