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European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT) permits – deadline extended to Friday 18 January 2019

You might need ECMT permits to transport goods in the EU and European Economic Area (EEA) from 11.00pm on 29 March 2019 if there is a ‘no deal’ Brexit. The European Commission has proposed steps to allow UK hauliers to continue transporting goods into the EU without permits until 31 December 2019. However, the advice … Read more

Help reduce your carbon footprint with the new FORS Workplace Travel Plan Toolkit

FORS has produced a toolkit to help operators meet Gold requirement ‘G8 Staff travel’ of the FORS Standard version 5. The requirement, which is in place to encourage the promotion of sustainable staff travel behaviour, aims to minimise the negative impact of staff travel to and from the workplace. The FORS Workplace Travel Plan Toolkit … Read more

Getting ready for your Bronze/Silver/Gold audit(s) against version 5

A number of resources are available to help you prepare for your upcoming audit against the FORS Standard version 5. These include revised templates to help you get ready for your Silver and/or Gold audit(s) and a revised FORS Audit Toolkit, specifically designed for those preparing for the Bronze audit. FORS Audit Toolkit – get ready for … Read more