Press releases

Educating drivers on smart motorways is key, says FTA Sep 29, 2016

It is important to concentrate on educating drivers on the safe use of smart motorways, the Freight Transport Association has said following a statement by the House of Commons Transport ...

FTA’s Vehicle Inspection Service strikes gold Sep 27, 2016

The Freight Transport Association is showcasing the work of its dedicated Vehicle Inspection Service (VIS) team as it marks its golden anniversary. ...

Hollande's Calais decision mirrors FTA advice Sep 26, 2016

The announcement by President Hollande to close the Jungle camp in Calais and move the migrants to reception centres across France reflects a long-standing appeal by the Freight Transport ...

Dunblane conference aims to prepare transport managers for 2017 Sep 22, 2016

Minister for Transport and Islands, Hamza Yousaf and Traffic Commissioner for Scotland, Joan Aitken head the line-up of speakers at FTA Transport Manager sponsored by Iveco which takes place in ...

FTA encourages drivers and cyclists to Think! at left turns Sep 22, 2016

As the Government launches its new cycle safety campaign, the Freight Transport Association is taking the opportunity to remind drivers and cyclists to be aware of the blind spot on the left side ...