Plans to update Health and Safety Executive (HSE) guidance on pallet weights this year, after continuing concerns regarding the risk to tail-lift delivery drivers, could see pallet weight limits set below the original target of 750kg. News of the change came as the daughter of a driver crushed to death after a 1,100kg of tiles fell on him during a residential delivery prepared a petition calling for a change in the law to ban individual pallets weighing over 750kg (see […]
Fortec has welcomed six new members to its network, five of which have joined the pallet distribution sector for the first time.
Leicester-based Premier Logistics has added a second southern site to its rapidly growing operation.
Marshalls of Eversham has become pallet network Pallet-Track’s 74th member. It is the first time the 25-year old haulier based at a former airfield in Pershore, Worcestershire, has joined a pallet network. The company, which has been operating within Pallet-Track for the past six weeks, has taken on the top part of the GL postcode, after an existing network member with additional coverage areas relinquished it. Marshalls, which has an O-licence for up to 29 vehicles and 40 trailers, provides […]