Thursday, January 17, 2019
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Ignore Brussels at your peril

It is a long time ago since I heard the following at an Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA) meeting: “Them there tachygraphs will never...

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Electric Bus

Electric Bus to save the Planet!

Generally, the discussion about public transport revolve around frequency, service levels and routes, in the last while a new topic has come on the...

Irish Borders must be kept open post-Brexit

Supported by a delegation of members at a special meeting with leading British politicians, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) reiterated its call for an...
commercial vehicles

EU Commercial Vehicles increase by 4.3% : Irish HGV market in decline

Registrations of new commercial vehicles in the European Union posted growth of 4.3% up to the end of April 2018, mainly due to April’s...
tyre maintenance

Reducing Tyre Maintenance and Costs

As a rule most transport companies carry out some element of tyre maintenance and replacement in- house. From review of internal costs versus the...
Car insurance

A Cautionary tale about insurance

Most people have gone to great lengths to reduce and quantify their risk for underwriters & Insurance Companies, however the evidence is that it,...

Conti Clinic: How to get the most from your tyres

Continental Tyres are well-known as one of the world’s leading premium tyre manufacturers. The company’s expertise, however, doesn’t stop there. With tyres influencing approximately...