Month: November 2016

2017 FORS Practitioner workshops – book your place now!

Dates and venues for 2017 FORS Practitioner workshops have now been released and are available for booking. FORS Practitioner workshops, now more popular than ever, are open to all FORS accredited operators and cover all aspects of fleet management, including managing work related road safety, safe and efficient fleet management, reducing fuel use and minimising … Read more

CEMEX Logistics Apprenticeship scheme attracts young drivers to the industry

FORS would like to congratulate the drivers who have recently graduated from the CEMEX Logistics Apprenticeship scheme. These drivers are the second group to take part in the year-long apprenticeship scheme which aims to train new drivers and recruit a younger generation into the industry – the graduates have now become full time CEMEX drivers delivering … Read more

On-cycle hazard awareness training

Don’t forget that FORS on-cycle training must now be renewed every five years, and not three as previously required in version 3.3 of the Standard. Please note that the three year historic training will be extended by two years. Requirement S5 vulnerable road user safety training requires on-cycle hazard awareness training to be completed by … Read more

FORS teams up with O’Donovan Waste Disposal for Road Safety Week

FORS teamed up with Gold member, O’Donovan Waste Disposal, for Road Safety Week to deliver an ‘Exchanging Places’ event, at St Bede’s School in Redhill. The occasion aimed to raise awareness amongst students of what a driver really sees from behind the wheel, and provided them with the opportunity to learn about the relationship between … Read more