Month: February 2018

DVSA finds almost 300 ‘cheating’ trucks

Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) examiners found 293 trucks fitted with emissions cheat devices at roadside checks between August and November 2017. Cheat devices give false emissions readings which can result in the release of excessive emissions into the atmosphere. The check, which targeted 3,735 trucks at a number of locations across the country, … Read more

Work in progress – the FORS Standard and evolving best practice

Supported by over 4,700 accredited members, FORS is at the forefront of industry best practice. In order to remain at the top of its game, the FORS Standard must continually evolve to meet demands of the ever-changing landscape of the transport industry. The FORS Standard is, therefore, reviewed and updated every two years. October 2018 … Read more

FORS Members’ Conference 2018 – save the date

In response to demand from FORS members, the third FORS Members’ Conference will be held on Tuesday 16 October 2018 at the National Conference Centre, Solihull. The conference is confirmed following the huge success of last year’s event which attracted almost 400 delegates, who engaged in lively debate with high-profile speakers from across the transport … Read more