FORS published its latest standard at its annual members’ conference held yesterday (16 October) in Birmingham. The latest edition – version five – addresses the need for air quality improvements and sets out how operators in the scheme can guard against terrorism. The FORS standard is updated every two years in a bid to drive-up safety, environmental, and efficiency standards of members. FORS director, John Hix, said: “FORS has always been committed to promoting continuous best practice, both in the […]
Cemex, which has been shortlisted for the Motor Transport Safety in Operation award, has achieved Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) gold status for its national fleet.
Croydon Council is running a six-month trial of Cycle Alert technology on three of its own HGVs.
An investigation by Motortransport.co.uk has uncovered that J O’Doherty Haulage is just one of many Fors members to have had action taken against them in a public inquiry (PI) in recent times, raising further questions about the credibility of the quality benchmarking scheme.