Press releases

Van Excellence accredits first van rental business Mon Nov 14 16:24:00 GMT 2016

National van rental company Reflex Vans, based in Loughborough, Leicestershire, has become the first van rental business to receive the Freight Transport Association’s Van Excellence operator ...

FTA demonstrates post Brexit commitment to members Fri Nov 11 10:28:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is demonstrating its commitment to represent members at the highest level in negotiations to leave the EU by joining a new HMRC Brexit working group. ...

Keep the UK competitive, FTA tells Chancellor Wed Nov 09 15:26:00 GMT 2016

Britain’s ability to move goods around the world without additional cost or red tape must be a priority for the Chancellor, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) said in its submission to HM ...

FTA says better enforcement needed to cut mobile phone use as new penalties are announced Wed Nov 09 15:00:00 GMT 2016

Plans to double fines and penalties for using a hand-held mobile phone while driving send a strong signal to drivers – but better enforcement is essential, says the Freight Transport Association ...

FTA celebrates success at the ‘Noise Oscars’ Fri Nov 04 16:09:00 GMT 2016

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is celebrating after a double success at the Noise Abatement Society’s John Connell Awards this week – known as the ‘Noise Oscars’. ...