Compliance & Advice

Road based compliance advice ensuring you are adhering to rules and regulations

Abnormal loads

Guidance on dealing with abnormal loads

2 articles

Construction and use of vehicles

Key points on vehicle construction

1 articles

Dangerous goods

Information on topics relating to dangerous goods

1 articles

Employment legislation

Fuel

Tips to maximise fuel efficiency

1 articles

Insurance, risk management and loss control

Summary of the legal expectations for insurance

1 articles

International Road Freight

Guidance on international road freight

1 articles

Lighting, markers and reflectors

Information on lighting regulations

1 articles

Passenger transport

Information about passenger vehicle operation legislation

1 articles

Road traffic

Issues relating to road traffic, parking, loading and unloading, tolls and PCNs

6 articles

Security

Information about road freight security

1 articles

Trade licences

Licences for motor traders and vehicle testers

1 articles

Type approval

Testing and approving a vehicle for compliance with UK standards

2 articles

Vehicle excise licensing

Guidelines around vehicle excise licensing

1 articles

Vehicle registration and purchasing

Guidance on loaning, purchasing and registering a vehicle

2 articles

Weight and dimensions

Vehicle weight and dimensions regulations

1 articles

Health and safety

Information relating to Corporate Manslaughter legislation and other issues

1 articles

Rail freight and the UK Supply Chain

How FTA helps the rail freight sector meet the demands of the UK supply chain

1 articles

Rail freight infrastructure

Rail freight infrastructure and maps

1 articles

Shifting to Rail Freight

Case studies and advice for those considering using rail as a mode of transportation

3 articles

Air freight in the UK

Information about the role of air freight in the UK

2 articles

Heathrow Airport

Information about the Heathrow Airport expansion

1 articles

Container Weight Verification

The latest on container weighing regulations

1 articles

Customs

Information and advice in relation to HMRC

2 articles

Economy

Read about the Autumn Budget 2017 and the impact on the logistics industry

1 articles

EU Data Protection Regulation

The GDPR has been designed to harmonise the data privacy laws across Europe

1 articles

EU Oil Bulletin

View the latest EU Oil Bulletin

1 articles

Economic, Fuel and Costs

Information about the fuel market

3 articles

Logistics Agenda

FTA manifesto outlining priorities in the logistics sector

1 articles

Oil Bulletin

View the latest EU Oil Bulletin

1 articles

Outsourcing logistics

Guidance for fleet operators deciding whether to outsource logistics requirements.

1 articles

Skills Shortage

View the FTA skills shortage report

1 articles

The Budget

Read about the changes to the 2017 budget in relation to the logistics industry

1 articles

Air Quality

Poor air quality is the largest environmental risk to public health in the UK. Review the latest information concerning Clean Air zones across GB.

3 articles

Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme

Legislation for an ESOS, a mandatory energy assessment and energy saving identification scheme.

1 articles

Greater London Low Emission Zone

What is the London Low Emission Zone, what area does it cover and which vehicles does it apply to?

2 articles

Road traffic

Read about the latest Euro standards for heavy engineered vehicles.

1 articles

Route to Net Zero

Launched by Logistics UK to help the logistics industry come together to achieve Net Zero as quickly as possible, and to identify what logistics needs to succeed in this ambition.

1 articles

Model Conditions of Carriage & Storage

Examples of Carriage and Storage terms

2 articles