Mental health ambassador keyno...

08 July 2019

Australian transport company owner and passionate mental health ambassador Craig Membrey will be the keynote speaker at the Road Transport Forum’s annual conference in September.

Let’s help New Zealand get bet...

28 June 2019

The National Road Carriers association and the Road Transport Forum are calling for members of the public to send them photos of poor road surfaces around the country.

RTF says we need to get seriou...

26 June 2019

The number of deaths caused by drugged drivers – 71 last year and 88 the year before – means there must be better testing to get these people off our roads, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett.

New awards reflect changing fa...

05 June 2019

Promoting diversity and inclusion will help with a sustainable supply of workers, Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett says, in announcing two new industry awards focused on women and young drivers.

Strong economy good for wellbeing

31 May 2019

Road Transport Forum CEO Nick Leggett has commented on the Budget in his latest blog, saying it would be a heartless person who didn’t commend the Government for the commitment it ...

Another cost of living increas...

23 May 2019

New Zealanders’ concerns about the cost of living will take a further hit when road user charges go up again in July, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett.

Drug driving policy needs to f...

15 May 2019

No matter how long, or what method it takes to roadside drug test, if it saves one life it is worth it, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett.

Removing trucks from Auckland ...

14 May 2019

Excluding heavy trucks from Auckland city between 9am and 5pm would have a negative impact on all New Zealanders, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett.

Road safety debate must includ...

09 May 2019

It was disappointing to see debate on the key road safety issue of drug-driving descend into chaos in Parliament yesterday, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett.

Revolutionise driver licensing, says RTF

06 May 2019

With a drive to get more people into the industry, Road Transport Forum chief executive Nick Leggett says it is time to revolutionise driver licensing.