Press releases

FTA Van Excellence events to focus on drivers’ health and wellbeing Fri Feb 16 17:15:00 GMT 2018

Does your business use vans in its daily operation? With four million vans on Britain’s roads, and the numbers increasing every year, the importance of operating them in a safe, efficient and ...

London freight companies celebrate as Grayling blocks punitive PCN charges Thu Feb 15 18:18:00 GMT 2018

London’s freight operators are celebrating, after it was confirmed the Transport Secretary has blocked plans for a dramatic increase in Red Route Penalty Charge Notices (PCNs). ...

British industry needs positive movement to keep trading, says FTA Wed Feb 07 09:49:00 GMT 2018

With less than 300 working days to go until the UK leaves the European Union, the Freight Transport Association is urging government to take decisive steps to agree the format and parameters of ...

HGV safety scheme keeping cleaner trucks off London's roads, says FTA Tue Jan 30 11:15:00 GMT 2018

London’s Mayor is scuppering his own work to clean up the capital’s air, by trying to rush-through an ill-considered road safety scheme, says the Freight Transport Association. ...

Great Britain-Northern Ireland trade deserves better road support, says FTA Fri Jan 26 10:37:00 GMT 2018

The Freight Transport Association, which represents logistics operators on both sides of the Irish Sea, is calling on the government to prioritise the infrastructure deficit leading to and from ...