Month: May 2016

Reid Freight Services achieve Silver accreditation

Reid Freight Services has successfully achieved FORS Silver status after graduating from Bronze status in April. Reid Freight Services has been operating out of Stoke-on-Trent for over 38 years. They operate a diverse fleet and offer a wide range of transport and logistics solutions throughout the UK and Europe. Commenting on the achievement of Silver … Read more

Are you Van Smart?

Vans currently account for 80% of all freight miles in London, with 10% of road traffic incidents involving a van. TfL in association with FORS are running a new training programme designed to improve Van Safety in London. Van Smart, a fully accredited driver CPC training module, provided free of charge by FORS to members, … Read more

FORS to exhibit at Tip-ex Tank-ex 2016

FORS is delighted to announce they will be exhibiting at Tip-ex Tank-ex this year. FORS team members will be speaking on key issues relating to the industry, answering questions and meeting with new and prospective members. Tip-ex Tank-ex is a key industry event dedicated to the tipping, bulk haulage, tanker and bulk liquid transport industries. Hundreds … Read more

Thousands of drivers better qualified after taking FORS training courses

Thanks to FORS training courses and online learning, tens of thousands of drivers are now better equipped to tackle difficult urban driving conditions. To date over 23,000 drivers have attended Safe Urban Driving (SUD) courses, and over 43,000 drivers have been through the FORS eLearning courses. The courses teach essential skills to drivers of commercial … Read more