A RoRo guide to 1 November 2019

16 August 2019

The Government’s Border Delivery Group has issued a detailed (81 pages) guide to how Roll-on Roll-off (RoRo) transport will be affected from the day after the UK leaves the European Union on 31 October.

Getting Dover ready for Brexit

14 August 2019

As Europe’s busiest ferry terminal, the Port of Dover is used by 120 ferries and 90,000 passengers each day. It also handles more lorries than all other UK ports combined.

Keeping trucks away from terrorists

13 August 2019

The Department for Transport (DfT) has published guidance on how operators and drivers can reduce the risk of their vehicles being used as a weapon in acts of terrorism and other crime.

No-deal Brexit — are you prepared?

9 August 2019

Responding to recent political developments, and statements by the new Prime Minister, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has warned logistics firms that they need to take the prospect of a No-deal Brexit seriously.

Transport groups unimpressed with no deal billions

7 August 2019

Announcing £2.1 billion to prepare for a no-deal Brexit, the new Chancellor, Sajid Javid, said that the aim was to ensure government departments step up vital operational preparations across the country as the UK leaves the EU on 31 October.

Carriage of Dangerous Goods prohibition notices — February 2019

6 August 2019

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published a list of Carriage of Dangerous Goods prohibition notices issued by the police, issued by Police or Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) or the Department for Transport for February 2019.

Volvo calls on truck drivers to belt up

1 August 2019

It is 60 years since Volvo engineer Nils Bohlin developed the modern three-point seat belt and Volvo Truck’s newly-appointed Traffic and Product Safety Director has marked the occasion with a call for truck drivers to use the life-saving device.