Category: News

28% of FORS members embrace online apps for daily defect checks

FORS Associate LeasePlan has shared the results of a survey showing that FORS members are beginning to embrace online apps to carry out daily defect checks, as opposed to traditional paper check-sheets. Defect checks are a key requirement for FORS Bronze accreditation under ‘V2 Defect checks’ which states that fleet operators shall ensure that vehicles … Read more

FORS Gold member Secured Mail delivers £160k savings using telematics

FORS Gold member Secured Express Ltd, trading as Secured Mail and now part of The Delivery Group, has saved a significant £160,000 by implementing a driver behaviour programme underpinned by telematics. As one of the UK’s largest eCommerce, postal and retail logistics businesses, with a 75-strong fleet, Secured Mail has used the system to analyse … Read more

Welcome new FORS Associates

FORS would like to extend a warm welcome to the scheme’s latest Associates. Associates are suppliers who provide an exclusive offer or discount on products and services aligned to the requirements of the FORS Standard. Recent additions include: GB Transport Solutions Ltd Premier Communication Electronics Ltd If you are interested in specifying FORS in your supply chain … Read more

Christmas opening times

The FORS helpline will close at 12.00 noon on Friday 22 December for the festive period and re-open again at 8.30am on Tuesday 2 January. We will respond to any emails on our return. In the meantime, you can visit www.fors-online.org.uk and our Frequently Asked Questions. FORS wishes all its Members, Associates and Champions a very … Read more