P F Cusack Ltd – Going for Gold

P F Cusack Ltd – Going for Gold

Founded in 1989, P F Cusack (Tool Supplies) Ltd are an independent, owner managed company and have established a reputation as a leading nationwide supplier of personal protection equipment (PPE), small hand tools, consumables, Hi-Vis clothing, First Aid and Road Traffic Management products to the Utility, Construction, Road and Rail industries with annual turnover in excess of £20M.

We utilise a state of the art GPS based transport tracking system so that we can pinpoint the precise location of our delivery vehicles at any time in order to provide our customers with up to date delivery details. We’re proud to be apart of FORS and strongly recommend all companies to join the scheme. Ron Harrison, Health, Safety & Compliance Manager is our elected Fuel and Emissions Champion and he 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.

`cusackWe 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 which was funded by the Transport for London.

We have increased the amount of Kilometres we’ve travelled in the past 12 months but by monitoring the routes our drivers choose, and making sure we don’t idle more than what we need to we have increased our MPG across the while fleet from 7.4mpg to 9.1mpg.

We have increased our MPG from 7.4mpg last year to 9.1mpg this year across the whole fleet’

Litres of fuel used KM Travelled MPG
Nov 2013- Oct 2014
253,899 603,008 7.4 MPG
Dec 2013 -Nov 2014 263,222 768,438 9.1 MPG

Annual improvement in Fuel!

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Gaining 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.