Press releases

London’s Direct Vision Standard: Limits on safety benefits and business impacts still unclear says FTA Tue Jan 24 14:56:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association has reacted with concern to the Mayor of London’s consultation paper published today (24 January 2017) regarding the introduction of new, London-specific ...

FTA calls on Government to deliver on industrial policy plans Mon Jan 23 16:07:00 GMT 2017

According to the Freight Transport Association, today’s announcement by Prime Minister Theresa May that the Government will be “stepping up to a new, active role” in industrial policy is good ...

Briefings to help improve safety in the van industry Thu Jan 19 17:19:00 GMT 2017

With over four million vans on the UK’s roads, it is vital to improve safety and compliance within the industry and help businesses of all sizes professionalise their van operations. ...

Road pricing must focus on those who have a choice, says FTA Thu Jan 19 13:38:00 GMT 2017

The London Assembly’s proposed road pricing scheme to replace the Congestion Charge should target drivers who have a choice whether to use London’s roads, says the UK’s largest transport trade ...

FTA supports PM’s Brexit vision of “tariff-free and frictionless trade” Tue Jan 17 14:59:00 GMT 2017

The Freight Transport Association (FTA), the UK’s largest transport trade association with around 16,000 members, supports the Prime Minister’s vision of Britain’s likely future relationship with ...