Press releases

FTA's Van Excellence calls on manufacturers to play their part in managing van top speeds Tue Jun 12 17:10:00 BST 2012

The Freight Transport Association's Van Excellence Governance Group stands united in its decision to appeal to van manufacturers to supply vehicles with a speed limiter set at 70 miles per hour ...

FTA welcomes new Northern Ireland goods vehicle licensing legislation Mon Jun 11 17:07:00 BST 2012

The Freight Transport Association has welcomed the news that the Goods Vehicles Licensing of Operators Transport Bill has been unanimously passed by the Northern Ireland Assembly. ...

FTA launches the Company Car Drivers' Handbook Thu May 31 12:12:00 BST 2012

Driving a car in connection with work is something most of us do at some time or other and, for many of us, driving may well be the most dangerous and regulated activity we do. ...

FairFuelUK success at prestigious CIPR Awards Tue May 29 15:13:00 BST 2012

The FTA backed campaign FairFuelUK has been recognised for its tireless work in lobbying the Government in order to stop planned fuel duty increases and fight for lower fuel prices. ...

Rules needed on excessive tolling, says FTA Fri May 25 10:34:00 BST 2012

As Spaghetti Junction turned 40 on the 24th May, the Freight Transport Association has said that the level of tolls – including those for goods vehicles - on any new, privately built parts of the ...