Press releases

M6 should be priority for Government investment, drivers tell FTA Mon Dec 19 14:38:00 GMT 2016

As the festive getaway begins, the Freight Transport Association has been looking at stretches of the UK’s strategic road network that would most benefit from Government investment following the ...

Minister to address FTA transport manager conference in Belfast Fri Dec 16 08:41:00 GMT 2016

Chris Hazzard MLA, Minister for Infrastructure, will give the keynote speech at the Freight Transport Association’s Transport Manager 2017 – Northern Ireland conference sponsored by Iveco, which ...

Van Excellence wins prestigious Prince Michael safety award Thu Dec 15 11:14:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association’s Van Excellence scheme has received a prestigious Prince Michael International Road Safety Award for achievement and innovation in road safety at a special ...

FTA concerns addressed in Government response on all-lane running Mon Dec 12 09:26:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is pleased its concerns about management and signalling on smart motorways have been addressed in the Government’s response to a Transport Select Committee ...

FTA group says more must be done to boost inland water freight Wed Dec 07 12:13:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association’s Freight by Water group says the steady volume of freight moved on the UK’s inland waterways last year is encouraging but more must be done to promote growth. ...