Month: December 2019

Welcome FORS Associates

FORS would like to extend a very warm welcome to our latest FORS Associates. FORS Associates are those companies whose products and services directly align with the FORS philosophy of safety, efficiency and environmental protection, and who provide members with exclusive offers and discounts. A very warm welcome to: FORS Associates Mates in Mind SMAS … Read more

Press release: FORS issues safer driving information for winter months

FORS is reminding drivers of the need for extra planning ahead of journeys in the seasonal wet and cold weather. The ‘FORS Winter Driving Guide’ and ‘FORS Tyre Management Guide’ are available for members to download from the FORS website and serve as useful reminders of the extra care that commercial vehicle drivers should take … Read more

Cleaning-up your old fleet with retrofit solutions

With the onset of increasing environmental responsibilities, more and more operators are looking to clean-up their older vehicles. Data from the Department for Transport shows nearly three million pre-Euro VI diesel vans and more than 250,000 pre-Euro VI HGVs were in operation in the UK at the end of 2018, representing a challenge to meeting … Read more

LowCVP survey

The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LowCVP), launched in 2018 as part of the Government’s Road to Zero strategy, offers a set of Ultra Low Emission Truck (ULET) standards which could play a key role in encouraging industry-focused technology development for next-generation, highly fuel efficient, clean, green and sustainable heavy goods vehicles. LowCVP has been tasked … Read more