Month: December 2015

FORS confirms new members for 2016 governance board

FORS is pleased to welcome representatives from both TNT and HS2 to its Governance and Standards Advisory Group (GSAG).

The group consists of industry representatives, local authorities and enforcement agencies and was established by FORS to ensure that its standards remain current and relevant to industry needs, and to protect the integrity and reputation of the scheme.

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TfL wins premier road safety award on behalf of the construction industry

Transport for London’s (TfL’s) Construction Logistics and Cycle Safety (CLOCS) programme has been awarded the Premier Prince Michael International Road Safety Award for its rapid success in improving HGV road safety. The Premier Award recognises the most outstanding achievement in road safety from a series of road safety categories.

A large part of CLOCS success is due to the collaborative partnership with authorities, manufacturers, developers and operators.

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Hat-trick of FORS Gold awards for Mobile Mini

Article-2Mobile Mini, the portable accommodation and storage rental specialist, has achieved FORS Gold accreditation for its growing fleet of HGV delivery vehicles. This marks the third consecutive time that the company has achieved the FORS Gold standard – not only a hat-trick for the company, but also a first within its industry.

Mobile Mini has recently acquired a series of 15 new delivery vehicles, and now has a total number of 41 mounted loader crane vehicles, one of the biggest fleets of its kind in the UK.

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