Press releases

FTA urges LibDems to consider importance of air freight Tue Dec 01 16:55:00 GMT 2009

The Freight Transport Association has criticised proposals by the Liberal Democrats to introduce a ‘per flight’ aviation tax. ...

FTA members help Transaid make a difference Mon Nov 30 16:19:00 GMT 2009

The Freight Transport Association is giving its members the option to make a donation to international development charity Transaid along with their annual FTA membership fees. ...

National lorry parking strategy welcomed by FTA Tue Nov 24 11:48:00 GMT 2009

Lorry drivers who struggle to find safe and secure parking facilities to take their legally-required rest breaks were given a boost today after the Department for Transport (DfT) unveiled its ...

Lorry-friendly sat-nav available from FTA Fri Nov 20 15:19:00 GMT 2009

Lorries hitting low bridges could be a thing of the past thanks to a satellite navigation unit designed specifically for lorry drivers. ...

Tackle congestion now, don't wait for its return says FTA Thu Nov 19 12:10:00 GMT 2009

The Freight Transport Association has cautiously welcomed the early signs of economic recovery as increasing traffic volumes return to UK roads. ...