Archive for the ‘UK News’ Category

  • The future of the HGV industry is not what you think

    on Jun 29, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on The future of the HGV industry is not what you think

    Are you operating in the HGV industry right now? You might think that you know what the future is going to look like for this industry. But we’re not so sure that’s the case at all. Indeed, it’s possible that the path of this industry over the next few years is going to hold quite a few surprises. Particularly in terms of the employees who will be operating the HGVs and the tech that is going to be used.  That said, it is worth preparing for the future of this sector. By making sure that

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  • RHA classrooms reopen safely for training on 6 July

    on Jun 25, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on RHA classrooms reopen safely for training on 6 July

    The Road Haulage Association (RHA) is reopening its training classrooms with social distancing measures in place on Monday 6 July

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  • Bridgestone subsidised training designed to inflate spirits

    on Jun 25, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Bridgestone subsidised training designed to inflate spirits

    Bridgestone’s commercial customers are being given a timely boost from the world’s largest tyre and rubber company, thanks to a provision of supported training courses aimed at helping them back on their feet following lockdown

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  • New test kits to help CV drivers put brakes on Covid-19

    on Jun 25, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on New test kits to help CV drivers put brakes on Covid-19

    As the lockdown eases and Brits return to greater movement, a UK medical company is focused on assisting driver-led businesses curtail the spread of Covid-19 and protect their drivers. Doctor Driver Assessment is now offering haulage, taxi, shipping and other transport services the opportunity to purchase Antigen and Antibody tests for their teams, helping staff be confident in their return to work

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  • Inspace Media teams up with Avian Fleet

    on Jun 23, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Inspace Media teams up with Avian Fleet

    Inspace Media, the leading provider of illuminated chevron and safety signage, has entered into a strategic partnership with vehicle installation specialist Avian Fleet. Under the agreement, Avian Fleet will act as the company’s national installation partner – providing mobile engineering support and fitting services – and become an approved distribution agent offering its complete product range to new and existing commercial fleet customers

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  • Insurance costs are primary vehicle-related worry – says small business owners  

    on Jun 23, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Insurance costs are primary vehicle-related worry – says small business owners  

    Vehicle and fleet safety technology specialists CameraMatics asked over 600 small business owners in the UK, Ireland, and the US about their main vehicle-related business challenge. The results paint an interesting picture in the run-up to June 27, designated by the UN as World Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSME) Day

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  • FTA welcomes re-opening of certain sectors of economy

    on Jun 23, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on FTA welcomes re-opening of certain sectors of economy

    The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has expressed its support for Prime Minister, Boris Johnson’s announcement on the re-opening on certain sectors of the retail economy

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  • FTA angry at being left in dark over HGV MOT testing

    on Jun 18, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on FTA angry at being left in dark over HGV MOT testing

    FTA, the business organisation representing the logistics sector, is angry that its members have been left in the dark by government for the second month in a row, as they await an announcement on how HGV MOT testing will be conducted from July onwards

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  • FTA Transport Manager Conferences return for autumn 2020

    on Jun 17, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on FTA Transport Manager Conferences return for autumn 2020

    The Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) ever popular Transport Manager conference series will be back in autumn 2020 at 11 venues around the UK.  The conferences, now in their 19th year, will once again highlight and explain key issues for anyone involved with running vehicle fleets, providing professional advice and helping them remain compliant and up to speed on the latest legislative developments

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  • Barnes Coaches choose TruTac CPT software for compliance control

    on Jun 17, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Barnes Coaches choose TruTac CPT software for compliance control

    Swindon based PSV operator and CPT member, Barnes Coaches, reports improvements in compliance control and overall efficiency since the installation of software management tools from transport compliance experts, TruTac

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  • Stena Line ensures safe ferry travel this summer

    on Jun 15, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Stena Line ensures safe ferry travel this summer

    With the potential easing of lockdown restrictions and the re-emergence of non-essential travel, the Swedish ferry company Stena Line has announced a set of safety measures aimed at ensuring ferry travel is the safest form of public transport. Social distancing, fog machines, fresh sea air inside the ships and the recommended wearing of face coverings, are all seen as key to reassuring customers about the future of ferry travel as countries reopen their borders in the coming weeks

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  • The Pandemic and the Transport Industry

    on Jun 15, 20 • in UK News • with Comments Off on The Pandemic and the Transport Industry

    If Covid19 has achieved anything, it’s a stark reduction in harmful emissions that pollute and damage the atmosphere and people’s health. 

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