Author: Alice Busnati

Manage and apply for vehicle operator licences – online!

A new service has been launched by the Traffic Commissioner and the DVSA allowing, for the first time, online application for vehicle operator licences. The new online system replaces the Operator Self Service System. “We wanted to change the system, because we recognise that the old system isn’t very user friendly,” said Kevin Rooney, Transport Commissioner. “We want … Read more

FORS Members’ Conference Report released

The first FORS Members’ Conference, held on Wednesday 9 November and attended by over 350 delegates, has been hailed a complete success. The conference was praised by delegates and exhibitors alike for providing a highly relevant agenda, delivered by a panel of industry experts each fully conversant with the issues affecting today’s transport operations. One … Read more

Northumberland County Council adopts FORS and CLOCS

Northumberland County Council is the latest council to adopt FORS and CLOCS to help reduce the risk of collisions between HGVs and vulnerable road users. Northumberland County Councillor Ian Swithenbank, Cabinet Member for Local Services, welcomed the decision, saying, “There are a growing number of cyclists and motorcyclists on our narrow rural roads and the … Read more