Compliance & Advice

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

Construction and use of vehicles

Key points on vehicle construction

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Dangerous goods

Information on topics relating to dangerous goods

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Employment legislation

Environment and emissions

Initiatives to reduce emissions from The Environment Agency and TfL

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Food distribution

Guidance on food hygiene laws

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    Fuel

    Tips to maximise fuel efficiency

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    Insurance, risk management and loss control

    Summary of the legal expectations for insurance

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    International Road Freight

    Guidance on international road freight

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    Lighting, markers and reflectors

    Local authority activities

    Legal requirements for operating local authority vehicles

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    Passenger transport

    Information about passenger vehicle operation legislation

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    Special vehicles

    Legislation relating to specialised categories of vehicles

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    Trade licences

    Licences for motor traders and vehicle testers

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    Type approval

    Testing and approving a vehicle for compliance with UK standards

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    Vehicle excise licensing

    Guidelines around vehicle excise licensing

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    Vehicle registration and purchasing

    Guidance on loaning, purchasing and registering a vehicle

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    Weight and dimensions

    Vehicle weight and dimensions regulations

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    Health and safety

    Information relating to Corporate Manslaughter legislation and other issues

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    Rail freight and the UK Supply Chain

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

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    Rail freight infrastructure

    Rail freight infrastructure and maps

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    Shifting to Rail Freight

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

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    Air freight in the UK

    Information about the role of air freight in the UK

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    Heathrow Airport

    Information about the Heathrow Airport expansion

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    Container Weight Verification

    The latest on container weighing regulations

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    Customs

    Information and advice in relation to HMRC

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    Economy

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

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    EU Data Protection Regulation

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

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    EU Oil Bulletin

    View the latest EU Oil Bulletin

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    Economic, Fuel and Costs

    Information about the fuel market

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    Logistics Agenda

    FTA manifesto outlining priorities in the logistics sector

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    Oil Bulletin

    View the latest EU Oil Bulletin

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    Outsourcing logistics

    Guidance for fleet operators deciding whether to outsource logistics requirements.

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    Skills Shortage

    View the FTA skills shortage report

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    The Budget

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

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    Air Quality

    Poor air quality is the largest environmental risk to public health in the UK.

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    Climate Change Policy

    Review of the current legislative measures being taken in the UK to tackle climate change.

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    Energy Saving Opportunity Scheme

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

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    Greater London Low Emission Zone

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

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    Road traffic

    Read about the latest Euro standards for heavy engineered vehicles.

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    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.

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    Model Conditions of Carriage & Storage

    Examples of Carriage and Storage terms

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