Nicole HOUSH

Heavy haulage leader Salvatori strikes Gold

Salvatori, Kent’s leading transport and logistics company, celebrates a monumental achievement: securing the esteemed FORS Gold accreditation. This recognition showcases Salvatori’s unwavering dedication to safety and sustainability in heavy haulage, cementing its position as a leader excelling in safety, operational efficiency and eco-conscious practices. The journey to FORS Gold began in 2013, when Salvatori successfully … Read more

FORS invests in new Helpline technology to improve customer experience

Helpline uses AI to direct calls and provide call-waiting messages New automation features manage service more efficiently   The FORS Helpline is the first port of call for FORS Accredited Operators seeking guidance on any aspect of the scheme. In 2023, the Helpline team handled more than 42,500 interactions from over 2,400 companies, making and … Read more

FORS revamps driver training course

FORS – the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme – has revised and updated its driver training output with the introduction of its new ‘Safe Driving’ course. The new offering is fully redesigned and consolidates the scheme’s previous Safe Urban Driving (SUD) and Van Smart courses. Safe Driving is delivered through the FORS Professional training portfolio and … Read more

FORS Professional training still available to book for August and September

Places are still available to book for August and September on a range of FORS Professional discounted Fleet Management Essentials (FME), FORS Practitioner and Practitioner Recertification training modules. FORS Practitioner demonstrates that you’re on top of the latest best-practice industry developments and indicates your desire for continued professional development. Five new FORS Practitioner courses were rolled … Read more