HGV levy could be based on green performance

30 June 2022

The HGV levy was introduced in 2014 so that heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) over 12 tonnes, whether registered in the UK or in other countries, had to pay when using or being kept on UK roads.

Generation Logistics campaign tackles transport recruitment

28 June 2022

In a move backed by the Department for Transport (DfT), an awareness and recruitment campaign has been launched by Logistics UK and the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). It also has the support of the Road Haulage Association (RHA).

New enforcement powers to protect cyclists in London

24 June 2022

Transport for London (TfL) has announced that it will begin issuing fines to motor vehicles caught driving within or crossing the white lines of cycle lanes that are marked by a solid white line and cycle tracks on its Road Network (TLRN) from 27 June 2022.

HGVs must be laden for MOT testing

23 June 2022

With vehicle braking performance comprising such an important part of the annual test (MOT), the DVSA is reminding all operators that they must bring HGVs to test with a load.

Government plan to boost freight and driver facilities

17 June 2022

According to the Department for Transport (DfT), millions of people across the UK will be encouraged to kickstart a rewarding career in logistics as the Government launches a multimillion-pound plan to bolster the supply chain and create a more resilient and greener haulage sector.