News

  • Truck makers to ‘step up their game’ as safety test scheme welcomed

    Published On: Tuesday 9 July 2024

    Manufacturer Scania has expressed its support for a recently announced programme of safety testing for heavy trucks, the first technical proto­cols for which were published in May. The Truck Safe […]

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  • Progress made on abnormal loads enforcement

    Published On: Friday 5 July 2024

    Trade associations representing the heavy trans­port sector have secured commitments from police chiefs that updated guidance will be published on procedure around abnormal loads, following com­plaints by fleet operators of […]

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  • DFDS to begin UK electric truck rollout

    Published On: Monday 1 July 2024

    Transport and logistics giant DFDS, which already runs an extensive fleet of heavy duty electric vehicles in Europe, says it will begin electrifying its UK operation from this quarter. The […]

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  • RHA publishes DVS advice for operators

    Published On: Wednesday 19 June 2024
  • Call for detail from parties on CV net zero strategy

    Published On: Tuesday 18 June 2024
  • Trade groups react to election manifestos

    Published On: Friday 14 June 2024
  • Next step for Driver CPC reforms as September deadline looms

    Published On: Friday 31 May 2024
  • Trade groups lay out general election priorities

    Published On: Thursday 30 May 2024
  • Convey and SM UK in DVS compliance warning

    Published On: Monday 27 May 2024
  • RHA in renewed plea for DVS flexibility

    Published On: Friday 24 May 2024
  • Driver shortages reported across Europe

    Published On: Wednesday 22 May 2024

Commercial News

  • Jost GB showcases axle systems at RTX

    Published On: Friday 28 June 2024

    Jost GB attended the Road Transport Expo in June with a range of innovations designed to drive up safety, efficiency and sustainability – including products from its intelligent axle systems […]

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  • RTX reveal for Don-Bur Lifting Deck trailer

    Published On: Friday 28 June 2024

    CV bodywork specialist Don-Bur showcased its latest engineering innovation, a Lifting Deck trailer, at the 2024 Road Transport Expo. One of a batch of 44, it was purpose-built for retail […]

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  • Brigade helps Mr Plant Hire stay safe in London  

    Published On: Friday 28 June 2024

    Enfield, North London-based operator Mr Plant Hire is fitting out its fleet with technology from safety equipment specialist Brigade, including to help it comply with the requirements of Phase 2 […]

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  • Premier Pits introduces Thread Saver to UK market

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • Totalkare lines up loads of lifts for RHCV

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • RS Recovery refits workshop with Totalkare

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • FedEx workshop upgraded with Stertil-Koni four-poster

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • Stertil-Koni column lifts give ambulance service a boost

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • New DFA course aims to cut road traffic deaths

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • Planning ahead to tackle the shortage

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • Continental launches Tyre IQ hub at RTX

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • Total People drives results for apprentices

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024
  • Driver Hire reflects on DCPC deadline dash

    Published On: Thursday 27 June 2024