Road Haulage Association

RHA welcomes Government pledge to improve HGV driver facilities

The RHA has welcomed a Government pledge to improve HGV driver facilities but says more needs to be done.

RHA calls for parking site to tackle lorries queuing into Dover

A parking site for lorries when there is disruption crossing the channel has been proposed by the RHA.

Calls for Government to help hauliers struggling with fuel prices

Rising fuel prices have led to calls for Government help for hauliers.

Hauliers push for a one-year delay on red diesel ban

Hauliers face higher costs when the red diesel ban comes into force on 1 April.

Hauliers must be consulted over road pricing plans

Road haulage firms must be consulted about Government plans for a road pricing scheme, Logistics UK says.

Just 4% of RHA members believe Driver CPC should remain in its current state

Just 4% of Road Haulage Association members believe Driver CPC should remain in its current state.

Fleets warned to be ready for Highway Code changes

Van and HGV drivers have been warned to 'get ready' for the new Highway Code changes that are coming.

Free ‘skills bootcamps’ begin to tackle HGV driver crisis

The UK's HGV driver crisis is being tackled with the launch of the first 'skills bootcamp' for lorry drivers.

PM urged to act on lorry driver shortage or face Christmas crisis

The haulage industry is warning the Prime Minister to act on resolving supply chain issues or face a Christmas crisis.

HGV driver numbers drop by 53,000

The number of HGV drivers in the UK fell by 53,000 in just four years, figures reveal.

Government lifts foreign haulier cabotage rules

The government has lifted foreign haulier cabotage rules on how many deliveries they can make while in the UK.

Government announces visa plan to tackle HGV driver crisis

The government has revealed its plans to tackle the HGV driver crisis by recruiting 5,000 lorry drivers from Europe.