Palletline has confirmed it will introduce a new pallet weight restriction of 750kg for tail-lift deliveries later this year, with the aim of boosting safety for its members’ drivers. The change from 1,000kg, which the network said had the backing of “an overwhelming majority” of its haulier membership, will come into effect from 1 October. Individual pallets up to the existing 1,250kg maximum weight limit will still be handled within the system (just not via tail-lift deliveries). “As a network […]
Palletforce’s Scandinavian service has gone live, as the pallet network continues to develop its European service.
Training course providers have reacted with scepticism to a new DVSA recommendation that they should include one hour on vulnerable road users (VRUs) in every Driver CPC periodic training course from next year.
The long-awaited publication of the HSE’s updated tail-lift delivery guidance is facing further delay, some five years after HSE launched a review.