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  • FORS Standard Spring 2019 Issue Page 15 Image 0001
    Published April 2019

    FORS Ask The Expert: Counter Terrorism In Road Transport

    At a time when the threat level from international terrorism in the UK has been set at ‘severe’, commercial vehicle operators are being offered additional guidance to help ensure they ar…

  • FORS Standard Spring 2019 Issue Page 04 Image 0010
    Published April 2019

    Study reveals mobile phone abuse

    More than half of van drivers admitted to making calls behind the wheel without using a hands-free device, according to research by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. Van drivers spend an av…

  • FORS Standard Spring 2019 Issue Page 03 Image 0001
    Published April 2019

    New App For Fleet Managers

    The FORS FMS Mobile app is now available for iOS and Android compatible devices, provided by leading UK fleet management software specialist FleetCheck. The app is designed to help stream…

  • ROSPA Ultra Low Emission Vehicles Document
    Published February 2019

    Driving Ultra Low Emission Vehicles – ROSPA

    ROSPA goes ‘Ultra Low’ with latest guide …

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    Published February 2019

    DVSA ‘Guide to maintaining roadworthiness’

    Download now The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has updated its ‘Guide to maintaining roadwo…

  • Direct Vision Standard FORS
    Published January 2019

    Direct Vision Standard – have your say

    Have your say on making London’s lorries safer Transport for London (TfL) has launched a consultation on the final proposals to introduce a Direct Vision Standard and Safety Perm…