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FTA – Road Networks in Heart of England to Receive Connectivity Boost

According to the FTA, the UK is set to benefit from two schemes which aim to vastly improve road connectivity, following years of inadequate infrastructure. The Oxford-Cambridge Expressway and proposed reclassification of an A14 section as a motorway. However, the FTA (representing some 17,000 logistics businesses nationwide) has some concerns that this may not be enough to keep Britain’s roads moving and that the network needs further investment.

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Keeping Cool in Your HGV in Summer

  1. Wearing for lighter clothes such as T-Shirts and shorts help to stay cool throughout the summer – just make sure management agree first!
  2. Lucky enough to have air conditioning in your cab? Don’t forget to make the most of it!
  3. Wearing a hat can help to keep the sun away from your head, as well as allowing you to concentrate better on the road by keeping the sunlight out of your eyes.
  4. Having a mini fridge can be especially helpful, allowing yo to keep cold water in your vehicle for those long journeys
  5. Sunglasses can help to keep you cool by blocking those rays, as well as helping you to keep your vision.
  6. Sun lotion is a must! You don’t want to get burned behind the wheel!
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