Tiger Trailers has launched its ‘STOP LOOK BE SEEN’ school programme. The programme is being promoted on the project’s liveried curtainsider Volvo truck and mascot during Road Safety Week 2021. The launch is part of Tiger Trailer’s three-year donor relationship with the charity Brake which runs Road Safety Week. The programme will deliver road safety messages to Key Stage 2 children at schools in the firm’s home county of Cheshire, emphasising safe behaviour around HGVs and other large vehicles such […]
Ford has become the latest CV manufacturer to sign up the FTA’s Van Excellence scheme. Launched in 2010, the voluntary scheme offers accreditation to those operators who can demonstrate high quality fleet management and systems compliance. Other CV manufacturers already signed up to Van Excellence, include Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen, Nissan, Fiat and Isuzu. “We’re delighted to welcome Ford as a Van Excellence Partner” says Mark Cartwright, FTA head of vans and LCVs. “Our manufacturer partners now represent over half of the […]
Warwickshire Police using a Highways England HGV detected 211 driving offences during a five-day operation between 14-18 September.
BOC and Calor Gas’ decision to quit the UK LNG market is a sign of market consolidation in the UK which will only benefit operators in the long term, according to Gasrec chief commercial officer James Westcott.