FORS EVENTS

The FORS team
The FORS team

FORS will be providing speakers and exhibiting at many industry exhibitions and conferences all over the UK. Come and visit us at one of the following events to find out about the latest FORS news, developments, toolkits, training and member only offers.

In 2016 FORS held its very first Members’ Conference which was attended by over 400 members. Due to the huge success of this event, we will be holding a second FORS Members’ Conference later in 2017 – please look out for more information on the web or in your eNews.

Please see below (month by month) all the events we will be attending this year:

2017: October | November | December

To view past events, please click here.

 

Upcoming Events

October 2017^

CILT Annual Awards for Excellence – London – 19 October

FORS is sponsoring the Freight Transport Best Practice Award at the CILT Annual Awards for Excellence this year. CILT’s Annual Awards are designed to recognise achievement and to encourage the highest standards and a professional approach to the practice of logistics, transport and operations, values at the heart of FORS Standard. For more information on this event, please click: CILT Annual Awards for Excellence


SME Roundtable – Birmingham – 19 October

FORS will be presenting at the SME roundtable event, hosted by Brake and Ambit this October. With SMEs being some of the hardest hit by regulations and safety issues, the presentation will focus on how SMEs can maintain and enforce fleet safety policy, and ultimately protect themselves against the financial, reputational, legal and human cost of road crashes. The event itself will revolve around three core themes, employer’s responsibilities, driver’s responsibilities, and what to do should the worst happen. For more information, please click: Brake – Your role as a fleet manager in an SME 

 

November 2017^

CILT Transport & Logistics Safety Forum – Burton on Trent – 08 November

FORS will be exhibiting at the CILT Transport & Logistics Safety Forum. The Transport and Logistics Safety forum (TLSF) is a professional group within CILT(UK) for members who are engaged in all aspects of transport and logistics safety. The forum will provide the focus for activity within the Institute relating to safety matters and will aim to inform, advise and influence both members and external bodies on good practice and appropriate policies to enable transport and logistics services to be as safe and effective as possible. For more information on this event, please click: Transport & Logistics Safety Forum


National Road Safety Conference – Radisson Blu Manchester Airport – 14 to 15 November

FORS will be exhibiting at the National Road Safety Conference this year. Road Safety GB is a national road safety organisation that represents local authority road safety teams from across the UK. The National Road Safety Conference is organised by Road Safety GB and is being promoted to more than 200 local authority road safety teams, police forces, fire & rescue services and government departments and other road safety stakeholder organisations across the UK and beyond. For more information on this event, please click: National Road Safety Conference


Road Safety Week – 20 to 26 November

FORS will support Brake during the Road Safety Week, the theme this year is “Speed Down Save Lives”. Brake is a road safety charity working with communities and organisations across the UK to stop the tragedy of road deaths and injuries, make streets and communities safer for everyone, and support people bereaved and seriously injured on roads. For more information on this event, please click: Road Safety Week

December 2017^

WhatVan? Awards – The Brewery, London – 13 December

FORS is sponsoring the Safety Award at this years WhatVan? Awards. The What Van? magazine awards are renowned as the most prized independent endorsements of excellence in the light commercial vehicle industry. The awards seek to reward the best products, companies and services in the industry for their ability to make life easier, cleaner, safer and more efficient for LCV operators in the UK. For more information on this event, please click: WhatVan? Awards