The DVSA is looking at the potential of an Earned Recognition process for operators. A spokesman told MT: “We are working with the industry to identify opportunities for the adoption of an Earned Recognition process. Last year we held a Voice of the Customer event and we are in regular talks with industry representatives, including TfL, about how the process would work. “We will continue to work with the industry and communicate any plans throughout 2015.” As MT understands it, […]
The FTA has reiterated its warning that with the Driver CPC deadline now reached, the road transport industry is facing not only a short-term driver shortage but a more serious underlying recruitment problem.
Cowan Plant, the operator disqualified from Fors last year, has lost an appeal against the decision to revoke its O-licence.
TfL has been criticised by the FTA for introducing a number of significant changes to the cyclist safety equipment requirements under its Fors accreditation scheme without a consultation or a formal announcement.