Press releases

Van Excellence: sustained progress as Morrison Utilities and Amey are accredited and LeasePlan partners with LCV scheme Thu May 17 16:51:00 BST 2012

Leading civil engineering businesses Morrison Utilities and Amey have successfully achieved accreditation under the Van Excellence scheme. ...

FTA advises businesses to prepare now for French breathalyser rules Thu May 10 17:04:00 BST 2012

From 1 July anyone driving a motorised vehicle in or through France will be required to carry a single-use disposable breathalyser kit, although the enforcement and fines for not carrying one ...

Visit FTA at Truckfest and win a TomTom Truck Nav Thu May 03 16:34:00 BST 2012

Drivers' walk around vehicle checks have been identified as a vital ingredient in the process of keeping both vehicles and drivers legally compliant, increasing efficiency and reducing down-time. ...

Vital upgrade will make A8 fit for purpose, says FTA Thu May 03 11:28:00 BST 2012

The Freight Transport Association has welcomed the announcement today (1 May) by Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy of his decision to proceed with the £100 million A8 Belfast to Larne ...

Using water freight to improve supply chains: FTA study shows why freight customers are getting 'On board!' Wed May 02 15:41:00 BST 2012

The Freight Transport Association's Mode Shift Centre and Freight by Water are today (1 May) launching 'On board! ...