Industry Focus Pieces

Industry Focus Pieces

We’re putting the spotlight on our sponsors and a number of RHA team members. Find out what National Lorry Week means to us and what we do to help our members run their businesses safely and profitably.

A focus on: The Fuelcard Company

Without these vehicles and their operators, life grinds to a halt, and so it is with great pride that The Fuelcard Company is sponsor of National Lorry Week. We’ve always been there to support drivers, lorries, operators and the logistics sector to work in a more efficient way, and never more so than in the recent past, when it has played such a vital role in keeping the nation going. 

A focus on: Joanne Priestly

My role in the RHA is Helpdesk Team Leader. I am here to help, support and guide our members.

A focus on: Zeus Labs

Zeus Labs is very proud to be involved in National Lorry Week for several reasons. Firstly, the vast network and reach of the RHA means that Zeus can showcase its transformative product to the people that really do need it. At Zeus, we give our hauliers a lot of support, with an extensive loyalty programme, including discounts on tyres, instant pay, as well as tokens to use at truck stops.

A focus on: Joe Colasurdo

I’m our National Technical Services Manager. My job is to help our members with our technical services. We’ve got lots of software packages and many of our members ask for guidance on the best solution/procedures to satisfy the authorities…

A focus on: Paul Mummery

I’m the RHA’s press officer. My job is to secure maximum coverage for our campaigns in the media so that our members’ voices are heard widely in public. I speak to journalists from local papers, trade press, and broadcasters about the issues most important to our industry…

A focus on: Sebastian Corbishley-Bull

I am the New Business Development Team Manager; my team and I are based at our head office in Peterborough. We field enquiries about everything we (RHA) have to offer, from defect books to membership…

A focus on: Goodyear

We’re proud to support the RHA and sponsor National Lorry Week to celebrate the logistics sector, and raise awareness of the importance of the industry. National Lorry Week is also a fantastic way to show our thanks to all involved at Goodyear in keeping the haulage industry moving, from those in supply chain, our commercial sales team and all supporting head office personnel – and most importantly all who are part of our TruckForce Network…

A focus on: Liberty Hibberd

My role at the RHA is Public Affairs Executive. I liaise with the Government, MPs, and ministers to promote all the good things the haulage industry does for the UK, but also relay members’ concerns and issues. I also aid the policy team by assisting them with research and analysis of national and local government documents about transport matters

A focus on: Backhouse Jones

We all love our smart phones and they make our lives so much easier but perhaps the problem with making things look easy is that people tend to incorrectly assume it actually is easy. The iPhone and its apps brings to you stuff that you have bought with just one click…