Operators will be charged for Fors membership from later this year, although the exact cost has not yet been revealed. It comes after Aecom’s selection by TfL to take on the running of the best practice scheme, which will also see it rolled out nationally. On behalf of Aecom, the CILT, which is a partner along with Fleet Source in delivering newly privatised Fors, confirmed to Motortransport.co.uk that a fee, as predicted, will be introduced. “There will be a charge […]
Operators delivering into and around London are reminded that the Olympic Route Network (ORN) is live as of today (25 July) and will remain in place until 14 August. All traffic can use the vast majority of the 109-mile long ORN, it is just the dedicated Games Lanes that are reserved for accredited Games vehicles and on-call emergency vehicles. The ORN is operational between the hours of 6am and midnight, during which time no stopping or unloading is permitted on […]
Freight has been given greater prominence by TfL with the creation of a free-standing Freight Delivery Unit.
The latest developments in urban truck safety will be on display at ExceL London next month when the Clocs Exhibition once again comes to the capital. Now in its fourth year, the event was borne out of the Clocs road safety initiative created by TfL in 2012, and is now one of the leading showcase events for urban vehicle safety. The main heavy duty truck manufacturers will be present this year, many of whom will be demonstrating their response to […]