Author: Susie Humby

Prevention of bridge strikes

According to Network Rail, there is an average of five bridge strike incidents every day. This typically rises to 10 per day during October. Data from Network Rail reveals that there are currently 1,800 incidents each year related to heavy goods vehicles striking bridges, with an estimated cost of around £13,000 per strike, including bridge … Read more

FORS Winter guide for HGV drivers

FORS has developed a new driving guide, designed to give HGV drivers seasonal safety advice ahead of the coming winter months. The FORS ‘Winter guide for HGV drivers’ lists key safety tips for drivers during the winter period, to draw attention to the challenges of inclement weather. The handy guide includes tips to help drivers … Read more