Month: September 2016

New FORS Standard (version 4.0) – published today

Following last week’s eNews special about the work undertaken to update the FORS Standard, we are pleased to announce that the new Standard (version 4) has been published together with an ‘at a glance’ summary of all of the changes to the requirements. The new FORS Standard responds to best practice developments and includes, amongst … Read more

New FORS Standard coming soon

Details of our new FORS Standard, version 4.0, will be released on 29 September 2016. The FORS Standard is reviewed and updated on a two-yearly cycle, the current edition (version 3.3) was released in October 2014. Details of version 4.0 will be released on FORS Online on 29 September 2016 and will become effective from 10 November … Read more

Free workshop for local authorities and freight operators


Sheffield University Management School is holding a workshop on 28 September aimed at local authority transport planners, logistics operators and transport managers.

The objectives of the workshop are to raise awareness of the impact and implications that urban transport policy has on crucial freight movements and operations, and to identify how to make more informed and efficient transport policies in the future.

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FORS members are winners at the Transport & Logistics Awards

image1.1Congratulations to two FORS members who were winners at the annual Transport and Logistics awards organised by Export & Freight magazine.

Sawyers Transport Ltd, a FORS registered company was named European Haulier of the Year while Darren Wylde from Mercedes-Benz UK Ltd (FORS Associate) was named Technician of the Year.

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