Legislation and policy

HGV speed limits to be raised (August 2014)

DfT to change single carriageway limit to 50 mph for HGVs

EU strategy will introduce monitoring of CO2 emissions of new trucks (October 2014)

The EU Commission turns its attention to HGVs in attempts to hold back climate change.

CILT - Vision 2035: Transport, Logistics and the Economy

An innovative and holistic vision required for transport policy.

Commercial vehicle forum 2013 – government policy explained

Minister outlines government initiatives in relation to commercial vehicles.

Access to Ports - Commons Transport Committee looks at the issues affecting port developments

New report looks at infrastructure issues that impact on port developments.

Future rail freight charges

ORR consultation on future freight charges on the rail network (May – 10 August 2012).