Tag Archives: Freight Transport Association

Drop the “Pants Ban”!

FTA ASKS BUSINESSES TO CEASE COMMERCIAL DRIVER TOILET BAN

FTA asks businesses to cease commercial driver toilet ban In response to reports from FTA’s members that commercial drivers are being refused entry to businesses’ toilet facilities due to COVID-19 concerns, Sally Gilson, Head of Skills Policy at FTA, comments: “FTA is urging businesses to drop their bans on commercial …

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FLTA Awards and regional meetings postponed

FLTA Awards and regional meetings postponed

The 26th annual FLTA Awards for Excellence, which had been due to take place on Saturday 21st March has officially been postponed in light of the current coronavirus pandemic. At present there isn’t a timetable for when the event will be rescheduled, but the FLTA is monitoring the situation and …

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FTA comments on M20 Moveable Barrier

FTA COMMENTS ON M20 MOVEABLE BARRIER

The news that the government and Highways England have developed a further solution to handle potential traffic disruption from the ports in Kent is promising news for businesses in the county, and for hauliers who need to keep goods moving between the UK and the Continent. FTA’s Policy Manger for …

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Allison Kemp takes the helm of FTA’s Road Freight Council

ALLISON KEMP TAKES THE HELM OF FTA ROAD FREIGHT COUNCIL

A female logistics expert is leading the debate on the future of the UK’s road transport sector, following her election as chair of FTA’s Road Freight Council. Industry expert Allison Kemp, Managing Director of A.I.M Commercial Services Ltd, will help to determine the organisation’s approach to pressing issues such as …

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