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, […]
FORS has held its fees at the same level for the third year in a row.
Palletways has become the first pallet network to achieve Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) accreditation for its Owned Member Depots business. FORS is a voluntary certification scheme aimed at ensuring fleet operators in London maintain high standards, it includes the fitting of cycle-safety equipment and training as one of its components. Palletways has received bronze level accreditation across its network of owned operation sites. “We will be making full use of the accreditation and access to materials to further enhance […]
Cowan Plant, the operator disqualified from Fors last year, has lost an appeal against the decision to revoke its O-licence.