New heavy truck market declines in Q1 2018

May 18, 2018Comments off

The UK’s new heavy goods vehicle (HGV) market declined in the first quarter of 2018, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor

Sharing The Road With An HGV

Feb 07, 2018Comments off

Driving infront of, or even behind, an HGV can be a bit daunting. But there’s no need to panic as Richard Gladman, IAM RoadSmart’s head

HGV Scheme KeepingTrucks Off London’s Roa...

Jan 30, 2018Comments off

London’s Mayor is scuppering his own work to clean up the capital’s air, by trying to rush through an ill-considered road safety scheme, says the Freight Transport Association (FTA).

Taxes To Pay For Almost All Maintenance Spe...

Nov 15, 2017Comments off

New independent research conducted by the Freight Transport Association (FTA), the largest membership association in the freight and logistics sector, and released today (15 November

Five Things HGV Drivers Do That Drive Fleet...

Oct 23, 2017Comments off

Every HGV driver knows that sometimes the smallest mistake can be costly. While not all mistakes will carry grave consequences, many HGV drivers are not

Vans And Taxis – Time To Regulate?

Sep 26, 2017Comments off

HGV and PSV drivers undoubtedly lead the way as highly skilled and professional drivers...but just because you drive for a living doesn’t make you a

HGV speed limit trial to begin at the end o...

Oct 10, 2014Comments off

Help or hindrance? HGV speed limit trial commences on the A9 in Scotland on Tuesday 28 October. The pilot project on the A9 will raise

New Volvo technology offering truck drivers...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off

Alert! Technology developed by Volvo enables 360 scan of trucks surroundings Volvo Trucks has developed new technology which can eliminate the risk of accidents caused

Direct Vision lorries could save hundreds o...

Sep 24, 2014Comments off

In the line of sight A longer, more aerodynamic cab with better vision for lorry drivers could save hundreds of live, according to a new