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, […]
FORS has held its fees at the same level for the third year in a row.
Gold FORS member Axle Haulage has become an employee-owned business, with the Dunstable-based operator’s new employee ownership trust (EOT) owning the majority of the business.
Further questions about the usefulness of Fors membership have surfaced, after it emerged some public sector bodies in London do not require truck operators they subcontract to be involved in the newly privatised accreditation scheme.