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5 entries for October 2016

Good news during testing times - by Mike Corcoran, Commercial Director, Volvo Trucks UK & Ireland

Posted on: Friday, 28 October 2016 by Alice Bayford

One of the big challenges facing operators is planning annual tests when the fleet is close to 100 per cent utilisation. Christmas is just such a time. ...

FTA Fleet Engineer Conference to focus on EU legislation - David Spence, Chevron Lubricants

Posted on: Monday, 24 October 2016 by Alice Bayford

Monthly engineering blog sponsored by Texaco EU commercial vehicle legislation will be the focus at the forthcoming FTA Fleet Engineer Conference later in October, with Volvo Trucks as headline sponsor. ...

B: A-Z of Brexit implications on logistics - by James Hookham, Deputy Chief Executive, FTA

Posted on: Wednesday, 19 October 2016 by Alice Bayford

B is for Borders Getting your head around all the issues for logistics thrown up by Brexit is a big job. So FTA is helping by grouping its ten biggest concerns in an alphabetical listing, A through to Z and explaining each one in a monthly blog. ...

Elaine Corner's story: Consequences of driver distraction - by Mark Cartwright, Head of Vans, FTA

Posted on: Tuesday, 18 October 2016 by Alice Bayford

Sometimes in life you meet somebody with such a positive attitude in circumstances that would make most people crumble into a world of self-pity. ...

A: A-Z of Brexit implications on logistics - by James Hookham, Deputy Chief Executive, FTA

Posted on: Friday, 7 October 2016 by Alice Bayford

A is for Access Getting your head round all the issues thrown up by Brexit is a big job, so FTA is helping with an A-Z of the most pressing concerns starting with A for Access to the Single European Market. ...