FTA new guide to road transport law

Tunbridge Wells, UK: The 2019 edition of the Freight Transport Association’s Yearbook of Road Transport Law, a reference guide on road transport legislation, is available.

Compiled by FTA’s transport legislation experts and updated for 2019, the Yearbook is easy to use and designed to keep transport operators fully compliant and up to date with legal changes, the FTA says.

The 2019 edition contains sections on general operations, specialised operations, special vehicles, overseas operations, employment law, health and safety legislation as well as addresses and contact plus a section on insurance, risk management and loss control. 

Ian Gallagher, head of compliance information,FTA, said: “It’s essential that operators of all commercial vehicle fleets, both large and small, are kept fully aware of all aspects of road transport and other related legislation, such as health and safety. 

“In a fast-moving regulatory environment, it is imperative that businesses stay abreast of legislative changes and ensure that their transport operation is as compliant as it can possibly be.”

FTA member receives a free copy of the Yearbook which can also be downloaded.

For non-members the pricce is £80. Further details are available from www.shop.fta.co.uk.

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