Author: Marieta Koleva

Dawes Highway Safety supports UK fight against coronavirus with innovative NHS PeoplePanels® safety system

FORS Associate Dawes Highway Safety has been supporting the UK’s fight against coronavirus by using its manufacturing facility to recreate the well-known ‘Stay Home, Protect the NHS, Save Lives’ and ‘Thank You NHS’ messages for display on their sideguard safety system. Known as the PeoplePanel®, the innovative impact-tested flat panel safety system is used to … Read more

Traffic Commissioners applaud road transport industry

The Traffic Commissioners have recognised key workers within the transport industry for their important work in the national fight against the coronavirus outbreak. In recent weeks, the country has been celebrating the lifesaving, vital work that frontline NHS staff have done to combat the coronavirus and the Traffic Commissioners wanted to acknowledge the often unheralded … Read more

Temporary relaxation of the on-cycle element for Safe Urban Driving and Van Smart to meet Silver requirement S5

During the COVID-19 pandemic and in order to provide support to FORS members, FORS is introducing a temporary relaxation for meeting the work-related road risk (WRRR) professional development requirement S5 for FORS members wishing to progress to Silver, or renewing their Silver accreditation. This means that from now until further notice from FORS, members will … Read more

Bronze site audit activity – restart plan

A restart plan is being developed for Bronze site auditing activities to resume in June 2020. The plan will be reviewed regularly and adapted to the coronavirus situation and latest government guidelines as necessary. With the safety of our members and auditors in mind, we are developing a temporary remote auditing capability alongside the resumption … Read more