Ground Skips Ltd- Going for Gold

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Ground Skips Ltd- Going for Gold

Ground Skips

Ground Skips Ltd offer a comprehensive range of skips for hire in North London, West London, St Albans and Hertfordshire, including both open and enclosed skips depending on your requirements.With a huge variety of sizes from a small 4 yard Mini Skip for house hold clearances and other small jobs, with 7 yard, 8 yard, 10 yard, 12 yard, 14 yard and 16 yard open skips providing waste clearance to meet your current needs.

Ground skips 1We have relocated to our new Head Office in Welwyn Garden City, allowing the company to be able to undertake works within the London M25 and Home Counties region. Danielle Middlemass, Assistant Transport Manager is our elected Fuel and Emissions Champion and she explains how important FORS is to our Company.

We came across FORS when tendering for work across London. When we looked at the requirements and benefits of joining the scheme we saw that they fitted in perfectly with our ethos of improving safety whilst complementing our drive to improve fuel efficiency and reduce our environmental impact.

We take compliance and safety very seriously so we achieved our Bronze and Silver Accreditation first time. FORS did help us by providing training and tools that improved the policies and procedures.

 The performance management toolkit really helped us set our targets for reducing our carbon footprint and Penalty charge notices while improving our MPG. FORS has helped us improve our filing systems and procedures.

 FORS has helped us achieve compliance and safety

 All our drivers have completed their Safe Urban Driving course and we have also invested heavily in vehicle safety systems across the whole Fleet.

 We have improved our MPG by 23% in the past 12 months’

 We have increased our MPG by 23.53% over the past 12 months and reduced our PCN’s by 25%.

  MPG Mileage (KMs) Litres
Nov 2014 – Oct 2015 7.48 129,018 53,879
Nov 2015 – Oct 2016 9.24 161,390 54,588
Percentage improvement 23.53% improvement 25.09% increase 1.32% increase

Annual improvement in MPG!
Ground skips 2Gaining FORS Gold Accreditation shows how dedicated we are as a company to improving road safety and the safety of all vulnerable road users in London as well as nationally. We will continuously use what FORS has taught us to help reduce our carbon footprint and make the roads so safer for everyone that uses them. We have also managed to make a significant saving by reducing our fuel usage and improving our MPG.







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