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April 10, 2017
motorway traffic

DVSA 5 year plan for safety for all road users, good for logistics operators

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency has published a five-year business plan, to help all road users stay safe on Britain’s roads. The strategy focuses on […]
March 29, 2017
Port of Dover

Crossing the border in Kent could be a lot harder

Yesterday the MP for Dover, Charlie Elphicke showed his concerns over the Brexit impact on ports in the UK. Kent Lorry backlogs of the past could […]
February 27, 2017
man talking on the phone and driving car

Driving, stopped at lights or queuing- there’s no difference: mobile phone use is illegal and the fines are bigger!

From Wednesday 1st March, the police plan to get tougher with divers who use mobiles phones behind the wheel. No longer will it be 3 penalty […]
February 13, 2017

London Councils want to hear from logistics operators.

Nows the time for freight operators to have their say on the London Lorry Control Scheme review. You can complete the on-line survey here.
January 23, 2017

Top priority for HGV drivers is securing the trailer.

Help is at hand with a new locking system which helps guard against theft and stowaways. This new system is called TrailerLock and it protects the […]
January 12, 2017
Alternative fuel for HGVs trial finished - more funding needed

What now for alternative fuel and technology for Freight Industry

The Government’s ‘Low carbon truck’ trial has released its final figures, and what is the future for greener energy and emissions for the haulage industry?
December 15, 2016
3 red HGVs parked

Where, oh where to park!

Recently the government has confirmed their commitment to tackling illegal lorry parking, and that can only be a good thing. However, Richard Burnett,Chief Exec of The […]
November 23, 2016
Exhaust fumes

Proposed Clean Air Zones in 5 cities will hit smaller HGVs

The recent Defra impact assessment shows that smaller haulage firms could “struggle to absorb” the costs of fleet upgrades, when the zones become active in by […]
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