The Pallet Network (TPN) is to charge for tail-lift deliveries in response to the recently published safety guidance on pallet weights. The surcharge will be applied on all tail-lift deliveries from 1 August 2021, which TPN said was aimed at protecting driver safety, service levels and profitability. The Sutton Coldfield-based network, which has a 119 members and 130 depots, claims to be the first pallet network to add a surcharge on tail-lift deliveries. It said the move is in recognition […]
Pallet network Fortec has begun the roll-out of a new signature capture Android App, Fortec Connect, to its members after a successful trial.
A driver risk assessment for tail-lift deliveries has been launched by The Pallet Network (TPN) as part of its ePOD application.
The government should make the use of longer semi-trailers (LSTs) a permanent fixture on the UK’s roads following the successful outcome of its trial, according to the FTA.