An investigation by Motortransport.co.uk has uncovered that J O’Doherty Haulage is just one of many Fors members to have had action taken against them in a public inquiry (PI) in recent times, raising further questions about the credibility of the quality benchmarking scheme. Following confirmation by the Upper Tribunal in August of the week-long suspension handed out to J O’Doherty Haulage for a series of drivers’ hours and tachograph offences, just as it was being elevated to Fors gold status, […]
Trade associations have cautioned against adding further complexity into the London supply chain, after TfL went live with its latest Direct Vision Standard (DVS) consultation.
In contrast to the RHA – which looked outside the organisation to the transport industry for its new CEO – the FTA appointed its former finance and operations director David Wells to replace CEO Theo de Pencier when he announced his departure earlier this year.
The legacy of last year’s successful Olympic and Paralympic Games will be collaboration, according to the head of the FTA.