Press releases

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. ...

FTA’s Rail Freight Council endorses Government strategy Mon Jul 13 15:25:00 BST 2009

The Freight Transport Association’s (FTA) Rail Freight Council has endorsed the Government's vision for the future of rail freight as set out in the Department for Transport's (DfT) publication ...

FTA and Iveco helping to relieve industry’s headaches Fri Jul 10 15:40:00 BST 2009

The transport industry is facing fundamental changes to the way vehicle testing is delivered and how transport legislation is enforced at the roadside. ...

Third runway is environmentally efficient option Fri Jul 10 15:36:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has welcomed findings from the House of Commons Transport Select Committee that a third runway at Heathrow would reduce wasted fuel ...

FTA welcomes Simpson’s appointment as TRAN chair Tue Jul 07 15:01:00 BST 2009

Leading trade body the Freight Transport Association (FTA) welcomed news that Labour MEP Brian Simpson has been appointed as the Chair of the European Parliament’s Transport and Tourism (TRAN) ...