The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is looking at ways to reduce maximum pallet weights to 750kg in order to cut the risk of injuries to drivers making tail lift deliveries. It follows the announcement last year by both Palletline and Fortec that they were reducing maximum weights to 750kg. In Palletline’s case it has continued to handle heavier pallets under a scheme called Lift Assist, which haulier-members charge a supplement for. The RHA, which has been involved has also […]
C Butt left Pall-Ex more than a year ago – just six months after joining – because its first foray into a pallet network failed to live up to its expectations, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt.
Pallet distribution hauliers have banded together under a new RHA forum that aims to tackle major issues facing the sector and share best practice.