Amazines Free Article Archive
www.amazines.com - Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Read about the most recent changes and happenings at Amazines.com
Log into your account or register as a new author. Start submitting your articles right now!
Search our database for articles.
Subscribe to receive articles emailed straight to your email account. You may choose multiple categories.
View our newest articles submitted by our authors.
View our most top rated articles rated by our visitors.
* Please note that this is NOT the ARTICLE manager
Add a new EZINE, or manage your EZINE submission.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code!
Home What's New? Submit/Manage Articles Latest Posts Top Rated Article Search
Google
Subscriptions Manage Ezines
CATEGORIES
 Article Archive
 Advertising (133293)
 Advice (160815)
 Affiliate Programs (34733)
 Art and Culture (73676)
 Automotive (145642)
 Blogs (75018)
 Boating (9841)
 Books (17130)
 Buddhism (4124)
 Business (1328260)
 Business News (426309)
 Business Opportunities (366256)
 Camping (10953)
 Career (72759)
 Christianity (15839)
 Collecting (11636)
 Communication (115053)
 Computers (241935)
 Construction (38992)
 Consumer (49679)
 Cooking (17062)
 Copywriting (6567)
 Crafts (18206)
 Cuisine (7538)
 Current Affairs (20379)
 Dating (45775)
 EBooks (19684)
 E-Commerce (48193)
 Education (185181)
 Electronics (83490)
 Email (6389)
 Entertainment (159823)
 Environment (28932)
 Ezine (3038)
 Ezine Publishing (5443)
 Ezine Sites (1553)
 Family & Parenting (110897)
 Fashion & Cosmetics (196382)
 Female Entrepreneurs (11842)
 Feng Shui (130)
 Finance & Investment (310256)
 Fitness (105902)
 Food & Beverages (62849)
 Free Web Resources (7937)
 Gambling (30213)
 Gardening (25077)
 Government (10512)
 Health (629242)
 Hinduism (2206)
 Hobbies (44032)
 Home Business (91543)
 Home Improvement (251318)
 Home Repair (46116)
 Humor (4815)
 Import - Export (5449)
 Insurance (45119)
 Interior Design (29544)
 International Property (3485)
 Internet (190964)
 Internet Marketing (146301)
 Investment (22824)
 Islam (1168)
 Judaism (1357)
 Law (80460)
 Link Popularity (4592)
 Manufacturing (20840)
 Marketing (98754)
 MLM (14136)
 Motivation (18211)
 Music (26998)
 New to the Internet (9476)
 Non-Profit Organizations (4048)
 Online Shopping (129607)
 Organizing (7801)
 Party Ideas (11856)
 Pets (38083)
 Poetry (2234)
 Press Release (12670)
 Public Speaking (5620)
 Publishing (7522)
 Quotes (2407)
 Real Estate (126609)
 Recreation & Leisure (95247)
 Relationships (87448)
 Research (16157)
 Sales (80313)
 Science & Technology (110154)
 Search Engines (23445)
 Self Improvement (153089)
 Seniors (6229)
 Sexuality (35942)
 Small Business (49282)
 Software (82953)
 Spiritual (23461)
 Sports (116071)
 Tax (7658)
 Telecommuting (34064)
 Travel & Tourism (307161)
 UK Property Investment (3118)
 Video Games (13422)
 Web Traffic (11724)
 Website Design (56802)
 Website Promotion (36557)
 World News (1000+)
 Writing (35761)
Author Spotlight
ALFRED MEARS

Former English Teacher; Musician (20+ years); Freelance Writer ...more
BARRY BROWN

Barry K. Brown has been in the Sign, Banner, Decal and Display Business for over 20 years. It isn't ...more
WILL BAILEY

California Tea House is a family-owned tea store. The company began by selling tea at local farmer's...more
ANISH SAH

My Name is Anish Sah, I am an Internet Marketing and SEO Expert, Social Media Guru and young Entrepr...more
ADRIAN JOELE

I have been involved in nutrition and weight management for over 12 years and I like to share my kn...more


FTA Campaigns for Appointment of London Freight Commissioner by Laura Jeeves






FTA Campaigns for Appointment of London Freight Commissioner by
Article Posted: 11/14/2017
Article Views: 73
Articles Written: 3716
Word Count: 574
Article Votes: 0
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

FTA Campaigns for Appointment of London Freight Commissioner


 
Business
With Brexit just around the corner, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has renewed its call for a Freight Commissioner to be appointed in London to safe-guard the logistics industry and its delivery work during and after Brexit.

Protecting British Hauliers and Drivers

As we enter a new political and economic era, the FTA has recommended that an experienced commissioner should be appointed for London to ensure that the capital’s logistics are protected and enhanced both during the process of leaving the EU and after Britain has left the union.

With the support of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the FTA is being proactive and is championing for a strong voice to represent the freight industry. The association wants to ensure that the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, follows through on his Transport Strategy and keeps London’s road trade competitive post-Brexit. Its primary concern is to protect British hauliers and drivers, as these hard-working people, who have to deal with irregular hours, long-haul delivery work and time away from their families, deserve to have a say in how their industry is handled. The FTA states that having a Commissioner work directly under Khan will help ensure that a thought-out and longstanding operational plan is put in place and implemented correctly.

The FTA is confident that such a Commissioner will be successful, as the city’s newly appointed Commissioner for Walking and Cycling has had a significant and positive impact on his subdivision of the transport sector.

Maintaining a First-Class Service

By providing its population with essential shopping deliveries, including food, clothes and medicines, as well as building materials and construction tools for new housing and offices, the logistics industry’s delivery work plays a crucial role in London’s development. It has also met the Mayor’s Transport for London regulations. Drivers and hauliers have gone to great lengths to minimise their carbon footprint and maximise road safety, and a Commissioner could be invaluable in maintaining the high-quality services that the industry and its members have provided so far.

Natalie Chapman, Head of Policy for London at the FTA, said that all freight businesses “deserve a champion who can ensure they are supported in providing the high-quality and reliable service Londoners have come to expect”. She later added that “they deserve the support of a dedicated, distinctive voice that a Freight Commissioner would provide”.

Keeping London Moving

The haulage industry is at the very heart of the UK’s capital. There are more than 200,000 Londoners who work in the logistics industry and provide several thousand businesses and private individuals with their required goods. Each year, these hauliers and drivers successfully complete their delivery work and transport over 130 million tonnes of freight in and out of this British city.

As Chapman pointed out, “this rapidly growing city depends on reliable and efficient logistics”. She added that “freight is the cog around which the whole city turns”. To keep London moving, it’s likely that British hauliers and drivers would benefit from a Commissioner, who could rise to the challenge of protecting their delivery work.

Author Plate

Norman Dulwich is a Correspondent for Haulage Exchange, the leading online trade network for the road transport industry. Connecting logistics professionals across the UK and Europe through their website, Haulage Exchange provides services for matching delivery work with available drivers. Over 4,500 transport exchange businesses are networked together through their website, trading jobs and capacity in a safe 'wholesale' environment.

Related Articles - delivery, work,







Email this Article to a Friend!

Receive Articles like this one direct to your email box!
Subscribe for free today!

 Rate This Article  
Completely useless, should be removed from directory.
Minimal useful information.
Decent and informative.
Great article, very informative and helpful.
A 'Must Read'.



 Author Login 
LOGIN
Register for Author Account

 

Advertiser Login

 

ADVERTISE HERE NOW!
   Limited Time $60 Offer!
   90  Days-1.5 Million Views  

 

Great Paranormal Romance

World News


GENE MYERS

Author of four books and two screenplays; frequent magazine contributor. I have four other books "in...more
STEPHEN BYE

Steve Bye is currently a fiction writer, who published his first novel, ‘Looking Forward Through The...more
LAURA JEEVES

At LeadGenerators, we specialise in content-led Online Marketing Strategies for our clients in the t...more
SUSAN FRIESEN

Susan Friesen, founder of the award-winning web development and digital marketing firm eVision Media...more
TREENA MURPHY

Warm greetings to you!! Hello there, my name is Treena (Smiley) Murphy I am a part time blogge...more
LUMINHOME LIGHTING

About Us Luminhome Lighting provide one-stop services in lighting design and manufacture of LED lum...more
KIRAN KAUR

Kiranpreet (Kiran) Kaur, D.D.S., who received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the prestigio...more
MICHAEL BRESCIANI

Rev Bresciani is the author of two Christian books. One book is an important and concisely written b...more
PAUL AZORIN

Paul Azorin Chief Technology Officer at BairesDev Pablo Azorín is the Founder and Chief Techno...more
STEVERT MCKENZIE

Stevert Mckenzie, Travel Enthusiast. ...more

HomeLinksAbout UsContact UsTerms of UsePrivacy PolicyFAQResources
Copyright © 2019, All rights reserved.
Some pages may contain portions of text relating to certain topics obtained from wikipedia.org under the GNU FDL license