Cowan Plant, the operator disqualified from Fors last year, has lost an appeal against the decision to revoke its O-licence. The Hayes, Middlesex-based company had its Fors membership taken away by TfL in December following a public inquiry (PI) that resulted in the loss of its O-licence and the disqualification of transport manager Fiona McLeod. The sanctions had been due to come into effect on 1 January but were delayed after the company appealed the decision. Following the latest hearing, […]
Another member of quality benchmarking scheme Fors has had its wrists slapped in a public inquiry (PI).
Transport for London (TfL) has released its Olympic Freight Journey Planner, to help operators navigate the disruption London 2012 will bring this summer. The Pie Mapping developed planner calculates the most appropriate route for operators to take during the Games period based on the date and time of day and the vehicle’s dimensions. Although free to all, the journey planner offers further functionality to members of TfL’s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme. This includes the ability to save your routes, chosen […]
A Fors Governance and Standards Advisory Group (GSAG) has been created to champion the direction and integrity of the scheme as it rolls out nationally.