IRU is the trusted voice for mobility and logistics, upholding the interest of bus, coach, taxi and truck operators as well as the broader mobility and logistics industry.
Europe needs multimodal freight terminals to build road-rail synergies
During a visit to CFL multimodal in Luxembourg, road and rail representatives focused on Europe’s need for more multimodal freight terminals and how to better foster cooperation between the two modes of transport.
IRU welcomes trilogue negotiations on EU Intelligent Transport Systems
IRU welcomes the European Parliament’s move to expedite the discussions on the revision of the Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) Directive, as the Transport Committee (TRAN) is mandated to enter trilogue negotiations. The Parliament’s proposal reflects IRU’s call for a pragmatic ITS framework, which would play an important role in establishing a European mobility data space.
Strasbourg: MEPs back IRU on limiting EU Platform Workers Directive scope
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) joined IRU in Strasbourg to discuss the most contentious points of the proposed Platform Workers Directive – new EU legislation aiming to reclassify platform workers as employees.
Pioneer Italian road transport organisation FAI joins IRU
The Federazione Autotrasportatori Italiani (FAI) has joined IRU as its newest member.
Ukraine: IRU calls on European Commission to ease border jams with TIR
IRU and its member associations from Ukraine and seven neighbouring countries have called on the European Commission to prioritise TIR trucks to ease lengthy border queues and boost goods transport flows between Ukraine and the EU.