FORS now has 5050 members in what is its tenth year of operation. Speaking to MT at the organisation’s annual conference held in Birmingham this week (16 October), FORS director John Hix said the scheme would reach 5,200 members by the year’s end. Hix said that there were now more members within the scheme at silver and gold level than there had ever been thanks to a culture that encourages progression. “We want operators to go from the baseline bronze level, […]
The Fors Community Partnership is seeking to treble membership levels as part of its strategy to take the scheme national.
Transport for London (TfL) has released its Olympic Freight Journey Planner, to help operators navigate the disruption London 2012 will bring this summer. The Pie Mapping developed planner calculates the most appropriate route for operators to take during the Games period based on the date and time of day and the vehicle’s dimensions. Although free to all, the journey planner offers further functionality to members of TfL’s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme. This includes the ability to save your routes, chosen […]
Fors has signed up Licence Bureau, the driver licence checking service, to provide operators with a system to ensure drivers have the correct licences and qualifications.