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, […]
TfL is inviting operators to head to London’s Excel for the fifth Clocs progress exhibition taking place on 23 March.
Palletways has become the first pallet network to achieve Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) accreditation for its Owned Member Depots business. FORS is a voluntary certification scheme aimed at ensuring fleet operators in London maintain high standards, it includes the fitting of cycle-safety equipment and training as one of its components. Palletways has received bronze level accreditation across its network of owned operation sites. “We will be making full use of the accreditation and access to materials to further enhance […]
From 1 January, standard O-licence holders will be required to demonstrate an increased level of financial facilities, after the drop in the value of value of the pound following the EU referendum.