Wilson James has gained Fors Champion status through development of a delivery management system that displays operators’ Fors accreditation to ensure only compliant trucks are used for delivery to construction sites. Launched in 2014, the company said the Fulcrum software is the first system to link individual vehicles back to a fleet operator. This enables an operator’s Fors accreditation to be compared to the minimum standard for the site and prevents firms that do not meet the requirement from being […]
Croydon Council is running a six-month trial of Cycle Alert technology on three of its own HGVs.
An investigation by Motortransport.co.uk has uncovered that J O’Doherty Haulage is just one of many Fors members to have had action taken against them in a public inquiry (PI) in recent times, raising further questions about the credibility of the quality benchmarking scheme.
TfL has admitted it is “disappointed” that only 16 London Boroughs are currently Fors-accredited, and that a number of London Boroughs and other bodies including the Metropolitan Police continue to use sub-contractors who are not Fors-accredited.