Press releases

FTA applauds Select Committee’s common sense approach Fri Jul 24 14:46:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has today commended the House of Commons Transport Select Committee for its common sense approach to road strategy, and in particular road pricing. ...

FTA calls for common sense debate on rail freight Tue Jul 21 14:50:00 BST 2009

Common sense should take precedence in decisions on where to site rail freight interchanges and terminals. ...

FTA ready to lead carbon-cutting agenda Wed Jul 15 15:13:00 BST 2009

Logistics is once again at the forefront of carbon-cutting measures, following today's launch of the Department for Transport’s (DfT) new Low Carbon Supply Chain Steering Group. ...

FTA dismayed as Welsh Assembly abandons essential road building Wed Jul 15 15:04:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has expressed its utter dismay as plans to make much needed improvements to new road building in Wales have been shelved, including the ...

Change the Highway Code to help save lives and reduce injuries, says FTA Tue Jul 14 15:20:00 BST 2009

Accidents and near-misses could be avoided if road users were more aware of their rights and responsibilities, particularly around lorries. ...