Airdrie-based housing contractor, Insulated Render Systems (IRS) has told its haulage suppliers that they will need to gain FORS Silver accreditation. The external wall insulation specialist wants all deliveries to its sites to be made by companies working to a minimum FORS Silver standard within an 18-month time-frame. The requirement will then become mandatory and written into all IRS contracts from the beginning of 2019. Kevin Callaghan, IRS operations manager, said: “Construction vehicles are involved in a disproportionality high number […]
Aggregate Industries will expect all its sub-contractors to have at least bronze level FORS accreditation by March 2018.
FORS has held its fees at the same level for the third year in a row.
TfL will be launching the Freight Compliance Unit (FCU) this summer to serve as the central point for all enforcement activity against HGVs in the capital.