Our second Motor Transport podcast is now available for your listening pleasure. This edition we have an exclusive interview with DVSA chief executive Alastair Peoples, addressing issues such as the challenges of merging businesses (Vosa and the DVSA), the introduction of remote enforcement at te agency and the supply-and-demand issues surrounding the Authorised Testing Facility programme, which has now passed five hundred sites. As ever the MT team talks through some of the big issues in the news, including the […]
Palletways has become the first pallet network to achieve Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) accreditation for its Owned Member Depots business. FORS is a voluntary certification scheme aimed at ensuring fleet operators in London maintain high standards, it includes the fitting of cycle-safety equipment and training as one of its components. Palletways has received bronze level accreditation across its network of owned operation sites. “We will be making full use of the accreditation and access to materials to further enhance […]
The Northern Ireland Assembly has voted against a motion opposing the introduction of the HGV Road User Levy, finally clearing the way for enforcement of the charge to begin in the region.
As Motortransport.co.uk celebrates its first birthday, we have enhanced and improved the site, bringing you additional content that you can only read online. To ensure we continue to provide you with the most relevant news and content to help you and your organisation stay on top of developments in the road transport industry, we have introduced a registration wall to the site from today (Friday 2 February). Don’t panic, everything remains free to view, you just need to become a […]