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 […]
Pollock (Scotrans) has joined the Palletways pallet network, covering the EH postcode as well as some of KY and TD. The West Lothian operator has signed a ten-year deal with Palletways. It was previously a member of the Pall-Ex network. Fraser Pollock, MD at the operator, says: “As a business, operating within the competitive distribution sector, we are always looking for opportunities to support our growth strategy by strengthening our service proposition to our customers. “Our new membership with Palletways […]
Leicester-based Premier Logistics has added a second southern site to its rapidly growing operation.