LOGISTICS operations are increasingly turning to integrated technology solutions to overcome a host of transport planning pressures, while at the same time the driver and general skills shortage continues to weigh on the supply chain […]
OPERATORS and owners of previously exempt heavy goods vehicles must make sure their vehicles have taken their first annual test by 20 May 2019, DVSA is warning operators. In May 2018, a number of heavy […]
THE ALL electric Renault Trucks Master ZE has won Green Van of the Year 2019 at the inaugural Great British Fleet Awards. In presenting Renault with the award, judges praised the Master ZE’s environmental credentials, […]
BRIGADE Electronics, with its reputation for high quality products, has further surpassed expectations with unprecedented warranty periods for Brigade’s Select range cameras, Backsense and Sidescan systems has increased from two to three years. Brigade’s Elite […]
COMMERCIAL vehicle drivers could be stopped by a Highways England traffic officer, the DVSA has recently announced. Under a new agreement, DVSA and Highways England will work together to pull in lorries, vans, buses and […]
BUSINESSES operating in and around Leeds urgently need clarification on Leeds City Council’s newly approved Clean Air Zone (CAZ), according to the FTA, to understand how to access funding to replace banned commercial vehicles when […]
• VAN DRIVERS are risking accidents by failing to leave enough distance to stop, according to research by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, that shows over half of van drivers don’t know how heavy loads impact braking […]
REGISTRATIONS are rolling in for the Scottish Clear Air Roadshow to be held in Hampden Park, Glasgow on Tuesday 26 March. With attendance capped at 200, a full house of delegates is expected, to take […]
There are no shortcuts when hauling in the chilled and agricultural sector. By rewarding loyalty and focusing on doing the job right, Perth based McLaughlan Transport has enjoyed sustainable, organic growth.
Truck and bus operators in the UK are being warned more strongly than ever against using tyres more than ten years old. But campaigners have been calling for a complete ban on such tyres.