Press releases

FTA Van Excellence briefings to return in spring 2017 Fri Dec 23 08:53:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association’s popular Van Excellence Operational Briefings return in spring 2017 with an unrivalled line-up of speakers, exploring risk and driver management and discussing ...

FTA says new report reflects its findings on cross-Channel delays Wed Dec 21 15:34:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association says a new report by independent watchdog Transport Focus reflects its own findings about the need for safe lorry parking and decent driver facilities when there ...

FTA says clear plans for Apprenticeship Levy are vital for logistics industry Wed Dec 21 15:24:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association has called for assurance from the UK’s devolved governments that Apprenticeship Levy funds will be made available for apprenticeships or other vocational ...

FTA helps industry keep on delivering this winter Tue Dec 20 10:08:00 GMT 2016

With tomorrow seeing the official start of winter, the Freight Transport Association is supporting Highways England’s winter road safety campaign which this year highlights the dangers of driving ...

M6 should be priority for Government investment, drivers tell FTA Mon Dec 19 14:38:00 GMT 2016

As the festive getaway begins, the Freight Transport Association has been looking at stretches of the UK’s strategic road network that would most benefit from Government investment following the ...