Version four of the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) standard has raised the bar for accredited hauliers, particularly gold operators, according to scheme director John Hix (pictured). Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk at Fors’ first annual conference at Birmingham’s National Conference Centre, Hix said: “The key changes in the new standard are some significant changes to gold. For example we have put in noise assessment, and assessment of mode shift opportunity and use of alternative fuels. “Silver operators now need reversing alarms, […]
January 12, 2018 Chris Druce
Wimbledon, London-based haulier ELB Partners has maintained its FORS gold status for a fourth consecutive year.
January 23, 2015 Chris Druce
Operators will be charged for Fors membership from later this year, although the exact cost has not yet been revealed.