The Fors Community Partnership (FCP) has announced an immediate change to the way firms are allowed to progress through the Fors accreditation levels. The move comes after it emerged that a vehicle operator was elevated from silver to gold status at the same time as its O-licence suspension was being confirmed for a series of drivers’ hours and tachograph offences. In August, an appeal against the O-licence suspension imposed on north London construction haulier J O’Doherty Haulage in March was […]
The RHA is to make an emergency submission to the government this week demanding that it steps in and sorts out the industry’s driver shortage, before it undermines the fragile economic recovery.
Cyclists will be able to get an HGV driver’s view of the road at the FTA’s Managing Freight in London conference next month.