Law & Legislation

Using two hands to roll a cigarette

Dangerous drivers are caught on film by off...

Jun 10, 2022No Comments

Two drivers who were literally driving ‘hands free’ had a nasty shock when they realised they had been caught on camera by police officers patrolling

RHA given green light to represent the haul...

Jun 09, 2022No Comments

The Competition Appeal Tribunal (‘Tribunal’) has today (8th June 2022) delivered a landmark judgment entitling the Road Haulage Association to proceed with its collective claim

mobile phone

What the UK’s new mobile phone laws mean ...

Jun 07, 2022No Comments

Fleet managers and drivers are still not fully up to speed about the use of mobile phones while driving.   The introduction of new laws

Northern Ireland protocol

Logistics UK: Make the Northern Ireland pro...

May 30, 2022No Comments

Logistics UK has told the government it must make the Northern Ireland protocol work effectively to protect the country’s supply chain. The business group met

Disaster relief charity to aid lorry driver...

May 30, 2022No Comments

A charity specialising in disaster relief has been awarded a 6-month contract by Kent County Council to provide food and water to HGV drivers stuck

MOT

Government proposal to reduce frequency of ...

Apr 28, 2022Comments off

MoTs could be required every two years rather than annually, according to proposals reportedly set out by Transport Secretary Grant Shapps. On the whole, the

hands free driving

Britain moves closer to a self-driving revo...

Apr 20, 2022Comments off

Drivers will be able to experience the full benefits of the first self-driving vehicles when they arrive, as Government sets out how they should be

Drug testing kit

Transport Secretary cracks down on drug-dri...

Apr 05, 2022Comments off

Drug-drivers could be required to undertake rehabilitation courses before being allowed back behind the wheel, under new plans to address this underestimated social problem. Drink-drive

People in PPE in Shenzhen

Hair-trigger China lockdowns are hurting su...

Mar 28, 2022Comments off

A project44 report decries damaging effect on supply chains of China’s zero-tolerance Covid approach, after 60 cases shuts down manufacturing centre Shenzhen China’s zero tolerance

Driver texting on mobile phone

Transport Secretary declares “zero tolera...

Mar 25, 2022Comments off

From today, motorists are breaking the law if they use a handheld mobile phone behind the wheel for any use, including to take photos or