European policy to restrict new trailer heights to four metres

The logistics industry has responded to a new European policy that would see trailer heights set to no more than four metres. 

Last year a similar policy which wanted to reduce trailer height was rejected by the industry, and businesses have moved quickly to halt this latest challenge. 

The Freight Transport Association, Road Haulage Association (along with their Irish counterparts), UK and Ireland Chambers of Commerce and Ibec (national umbrella organisation for business and employers in Ireland) have joined forces to oppose the changes.

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