FORS – the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme – has contacted the Traffic Commissioner (TC) for the west of England, Kevin Rooney, to “seek clarification on comments that its audits had on occasion fallen short of a diligent, high-standard process”. “Remarks published in recent press reports suggest that a FORS member audit had been hastily carried out and not conducted on site,” a statement said. “FORS has requested further information to enable an investigation. Although the TC has acknowledged receipt of […]
Wilson James has been award gold in TfL’s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) for its London Construction Consolidation Centre in Silvertown.
TfL has been criticised by the FTA for introducing a number of significant changes to the cyclist safety equipment requirements under its Fors accreditation scheme without a consultation or a formal announcement.
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.