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The UK and Ireland’s largest workplace transport training accrediting body and leading Driver CPC Consortium, RTITB, has announced that Laura Nelson has been promoted to the position of Managing Director.
TempCheck, a new cargo solution created to ensure the integrity of all temperature-sensitive pharmaceutical and healthcare products as they are transported around the world, has been launched by Etihad Cargo. The airline offers a combination of bellyhold capacity and dedicated freighter services to 111 global destinations.
Associated British Ports’ (ABP) Port of Immingham now has a new purpose-built warehouse, which incorporates a range of environmental features, in order to provide increased storage space for the wide range of customers that use the port for bulk cargoes.
Following its introduction, the new drug-driving law operates in a similar way to the drink-driving laws that the public is familiar with, with testing taking place at the road-side.
As part of his final Budget for this Parliament, George Osborne announced his decision to continue the freeze on fuel duty, thus ensuring the scrapping of the planned increase scheduled for September.