Samworth Brothers Supply Chain recognised the industry-wide driver shortage wasn’t going to be solved anytime soon, so found the perfect antidote with its Driver Academy For Samworth Brothers Supply Chain, the challenge of ensuring the business met Driver CPC regulations by the industry-wide deadline of September 2014 sparked a change in the company’s training strategy. While it had always provided driver training for its workforce on an informal basis, the business took the decision in 2014 to go above and […]
TfL is to step away from the day-to-day running of the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) and bring in a private party on a commercial basis, in a move that suggests operators will soon face a fee to be part of the initiative.
Operators joining newly privatised Fors later this month will pay from £485 up to an eye-watering £11,250 in annual fees to be part of the benchmarking and safety initiative.
Road safety group Road Safety GB has teamed up with Scania to launch an education pack aimed at 10 to 11 year old school children warning of the dangers of heavy goods vehicle blindspots.