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December 16, 2014, No Comments

Is ‘one more for the road’ one too many?

Everybody’s festive calendars will be getting booked up now as we are well into December. As usual, the age old question will be asked far too often in the coming weeks: ‘Have one for the road?’ That is the question that all...

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December 10, 2014, No Comments

200,000th UK Volvo goes into service

The 200,000th Volvo to be registered in the UK has been purchased by Scotland’s premier logistics company Malcolm Group. The truck was supplied by Volvo Truck and Bus Centre North and Scotland, Glasgow West, at Cardonald...

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December 1, 2014, No Comments

HGV changes to deliver fairer deal for hauliers

Rules governing HGVs will be modernised across England and Wales, transport minister Claire Perry has announced. The government plans to raise the national speed limit from 50 mph to 60 mph for lorries travelling on dual carriageways,...

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December 1, 2014, No Comments

FTA raising driver awareness of sleep apnoea

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is helping raise awareness of the problem of sleep apnoea and how the condition can affect HGV drivers in their day-to-day work if not treated. Following a collaboration between the Freight...

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