FTA advice centre inquiries surge due to Covid-19
21 April 2020
Enquiries into FTA’s Member Advice Centre (MAC) have more than doubled since the start of the Covid-19 outbreak.
Common questions relate to the furloughing of drivers; medical certificates due to expire; relaxation of drivers’ hours rules; and calibration of tachographs.
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Robert Saunders, manager of the MAC, comments: “Since the start of the Covid-19 outbreak, member questions into the MAC have more than doubled; our team are working tirelessly to ensure logistics businesses are armed with the insights they need to keep goods moving across the UK throughout the pandemic. The advice team are some of most knowledgeable and experienced professionals in the industry, with each bringing their own specialism into the mix; we are determined to help logistics professionals through this difficult time as much as possible.”