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Kaylem researched the logistics sector thoroughly before joining Marshall Fleet Solutions to try and understand whether it was viable financially and suited his skillset.
FORS, the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme, has published a free-to-download guide, entitled 'FORS Focus on Transport Trends: How technology is shaping the fleet safety landscape'.
“I am delighted that Logistics UK is once again, a strategic partner to the Multimodal conference at the NEC in Birmingham in 2023,” said Logistics UK Chief Executive, David Wells.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced an extension to the vehicle scrappage scheme associated with the expansion of the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ), to now include London-based small businesses.
Following a meeting at Transport for London (TfL) on 24 May, Logistics UK and the Road Haulage Association (RHA) have issued a joint letter to the Mayor of London, the Deputy Mayor for Transport and the TfL Commissioner.
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The logistics sector is fully engaged with the challenge to decarbonise in efforts to reach government's target of achieving net zero carbon emissions by 2050.
With disruption caused by the pandemic and the ongoing conflict in Ukraine still affecting the efficiency of global trading routes, focus needs to be firmly directed to improving the UK’s supply chains and how best to utilise them.
“I was first attracted to PR and communications when I did a work experience placement with Birmingham University in its press office,” Heather begins.
Following extensive engagement and a letter to the Prime Minister, Logistics UK has welcomed the government announcement that it is to take a more pragmatic approach to the Retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Bill.
This summer’s spectacular trade show Road Transport Expo (RTX) is shaping up to be an unmissable event for anyone that works in the road transport sector.
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As of 1 June 2023, Glasgow’s city centre Low Emission Zone (LEZ) will come into full effect and apply to all vehicle types.
Transport for the North (TfN) has launched a 12-week consultation, taking place from 25 May to 17 August, for its revised Strategic Transport Plan for the north of England.
A consortium led by Glasgow Airport and Ikigai – a net zero consulting co-developer – has secured funding from the Scottish government to test the feasibility of a hydrogen production, storage and distribution hub to support zero emission flight at the airport.
According to new figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, almost half of vans registered in outer London do not comply with the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ).
Nationwide, the logistics industry is working tirelessly to achieve net zero emissions and work together with government to ensure our sector can meet the 2050 deadline.
On 9 May 2023, Logistics UK submitted its response to the Department for Transport (DfT)’s consultation on night-time noise abatement objectives for the designated airports Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted.
Even if you study a very specific subject at university, the door to an exciting career in logistics is never shut, as Megan found out when she left higher education.
Logistics UK has welcomed the Department for Transport’s decision, following requests over many years, to end the longer semi-trailer trial and to bring these vehicles into general circulation.
Logistics Magazine will cover all the latest news on stories breaking in the industry, including developments on COVID-19, Brexit, Clean Air Zones, transport law and decarbonisation.
Our frequent features will tackle the broader issues affecting logistics such as the COVID-19 vaccination programme, technology and innovation, the political and economic landscape, global trade and the drive to reduce emissions across all transport modes.
Each month we explore a different topic in depth in our popular Compliance section, while each week we will publish answers put to our Member Advice Centre team.
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