Transport managers will be kept up-to-date with the latest information from the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (VOSA) when they attend the 2013 Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Transport Manager Conferences.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is labelling plans to fund the construction of a £1 billion M4 relief road in South Wales using the Severn Bridge tolls as “fundamentally unfair” as the Severn Bridges have already been paid for.
Venson Automotive Solutions has given staff access to the operators ‘Certificate of Excellence’ training programme run by the Freight Transport Association (FTA). The course is based upon the best practice guidelines for the operation of vans and light commercial vehicles contained in the FTA’s van excellence code.
The Freight Transport Association has warned that there will be no last minute reprieve with six months to go until the deadline for completion of driver CPC training for passenger carrying vehicles (PCVs).
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) Ireland has limited places available at its annual transport manager seminar which is being held on March 6 at Johnstown House Hotel & Spa, Enfield, County Meath.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is urging Transport for London (TfL) to consider granting free access to the London congestion charge zone for “essential users” who have no option other than to use the cities roads and congestion charge zone for deliveries.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) hailed Monday’s Parliamentary debate as confirmation that fuel duty has now become a mainstream political issue, and welcomes the suggestion that the Chancellor George Osborne may be about to cancel the increase in fuel duty planned for New Year's Day.
The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed the announcement from the Department for Transport (DfT) that it will be consulting on the speed limit for Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) over 7.5 tonnes on single carriageway roads.