Monday 8 February 2016

News

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Thousands of LGV licence holders not driving trucks

The much-reported shortage of UK truck drivers may be attributed more to a paucity of attractive employment opportunities in the industry than a dearth of large goods vehicle…

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After years of struggling with among the highest fuel duty and overall diesel prices in Europe, the British transport industry is now coming to terms with low diesel…

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Last year, the British truck market enjoyed one of its best years since the heady days of 1988. Projected sales targets were smashed as more than 44,000 new…

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Commercial News

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Red Forge in LCV overload warning

Weighing equipment provider Red Forge has emphasised the importance for operators of light commercial vehicles (LCVs) of complying with vehicle loading laws, in order to prevent injuries and…

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maple-guide

Commercial vehicle security specialist Maple Fleet Services has published a new security guide, aimed at transport operators and drivers who must negotiate border crossings. The free guide has…

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Transport Exchange Group has announced the launch of a new messaging solution to improve business communication through its freight trading platforms. Freight Messenger, which will initially be available…

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