Fortec has followed Palletline and become the second pallet network to back a tail-lift weight restriction of 750kg across its network. The new weight restriction will kick in from next month and follows Palletline’s announcement in March that it would launch a weight restriction of 750kg on all standard tail-lift deliveries from 1 October this year. Fortec general manager, operations, Adrian Bradley told Motortransport.co.uk the strategy came about after consulting with the Association of Pallet Networks (APN). “Reducing that weight […]
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Lorry driver who crashed into millionaire veteran car driver didn’t know tapping a mobile while driving was illegal, court told
A lorry driver who crashed into a Canadian millionaire taking part in the London to Brighton Veteran Car Rally told a jury he did not think tapping a mobile phone to make a call while driving was illegal.