Member companies that breach Fors regulations will be punished with immediate termination from the scheme, Aecom, the company that runs it, has warned. Aecom said it had investigated hundreds of potential breaches of the scheme last year and any company bringing it into disrepute would be dealt with appropriately. Its robust stance came as Fors silver member Global Transport had its licence revoked at a public inquiry presided over by traffic commissioner Sarah Bell. She found the company, with premises […]
The Fors Community Partnership has described the elevation of one of its silver members to gold status, just as the Upper Tribunal confirmed the firm’s O-licence should be suspended for drivers’ hours and tachograph offences, as “unfortunate timing”.
FORS held its fourth Members’ Conference on 15 October with a theme of ‘Safer, Smarter, Greener’ operations.
London mayor Boris Johnson’s plans to force the retrofitting of larger windows in HGV cab near-side doors have been attacked as a step too far that risks further damaging the image of road transport.