FORS Silver Noise Pollution

FORS Silver and the noise pollution section known as S7, seems to confuse people and a regular question we get asked is about the ‘noise impact assessment’. Companies have been paying out for machines to measure sound that need to be calibrated. It is fine to do this if you are going to make use…

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Driver’s say the problem with cyclists….

Have you got a list of things that you bring up when it comes to cyclists and what you think about their actions. This week after Michelle did a course delivery for Van Smart and Safe Urban Driving, the drivers provided the cycle trainers with a list of issues with cyclists that we went through…

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How many Driver CPC Hours do you have to do before September?

Do you keep hearing about driver CPC like we do? As 9th September 2019 is the deadline for most, drivers and companies keep talking about because they need to get the hours completed. We know that they have to be done to keep drivers on the road, and yet why do they get left until…

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Do we mean Health when we say Health & Safety?

We attended a Women in Logistics event last week about driver health which was based around a 6 year research study. The content was very interesting and certainly got us thinking about how the health of commercial drivers could be improved. The event was held at Loughborough University and it was with Dr Veronica Verela…

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FORS Help…

All the things we hear about FORS (Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme) can make it all seem so complicated, stressful and expensive unnecessarily, and actually it is not. Now we have the new version 5 out and there seems to be a number of changes that have to be done so operators/members comply. It is important…

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The start of the 2019…

January done and the start of the year has been fantastic! We have been really busy and still been fitting in a visit to the FTA Council and also doing some more up-skilling to become better trainer. We added Lucy to the team and we have another person starting with us next month. We had…

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