The Fors Community Partnership is seeking to treble membership levels as part of its strategy to take the scheme national. Aecom, supported by CILT and Fleet Source, took over the day-to-day running of Fors in February following a TfL tender process that saw them awarded a five-year concession. Steve Agg, chief executive at the CILT, told delegates at the FTA Managing Freight in London conference that the ambition is to triple the membership level from the 3,000 currently on the […]
Direct Vision Standard is no “silver bullet” to tackling HGV and cyclist collision, say industry bodies
The mayor’s Direct Vision Standard plans that will ban ‘off-road’ specification lorries from entering the capital by 2020 should be part of a balanced approach to tackling road safety, and not just penalise the road haulage sector, trade associations have said.
TfL’s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) is to be rolled-out nationwide in January 2015.
Operators interested in trialling alternative fuel vehicles on their urban delivery fleets should head along to next week’s LoCITY roadshow, taking place on 20 November at CEME Innovation Centre, Rainham, Essex.