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Taking our issues direct to government

By the time you read this I will have met with the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne and his Treasury officials.

The meeting followed our demands for Mr Osborne to sanction licence acquisition funding to help address the driver shortage. 524 more words

Road Haulage Association Chief Executive

RHA campaigns: a long agenda

By the time you read this we will probably know – or have a good indication – what the Chancellor is doing about fuel duty. And I can only say that a tremendous amount of work has been done to carry forward the great campaigning successes of 2011 into this year. 445 more words

Road Haulage Association Chief Executive

Charging Heavy Goods Vehicles

The above headline is the title of a recently published consultation document in which the DfT puts forward its proposals to impose new charges on all heavy goods vehicles in excess of 12 tonnes GVW. 424 more words

Road Haulage Association Chief Executive

Commercial Vehicle Show 2012

2012 is going to be a big year for UK hauliers. You will be the ones who, quite literally, will be delivering the 2012 Olympics. Not just to the nation’s capital, but to all the other venues around the country which will be hosting events. 444 more words

Road Haulage Association Chief Executive

What does OCRS mean to you?

With apologies to those who can already answer the question, please bear with me and read on.

The Vehicle and Operator Services Agency – widely known as VOSA – devised a system called Operator Compliance Risk Score (OCRS) some time ago. 439 more words

Road Haulage Association Chief Executive

Digital tachos: retrofit now!

I would strongly advise members to consider the views aired in the September edition of ROADWAY concerning the differences between the first and second-generation digital tachograph. 485 more words

Road Haulage Association Chief Executive

Prepare for new O-licence rules

On 4 December there will be a significant change to the rules regarding operator licencing, with new regulations on admission to the occupation of road transport operator coming into force. 454 more words

Road Haulage Association Chief Executive