Safety Vehicles gains FORS Vehicle Hire Company accreditation.
Safety Vehicle Hire and Lease Limited has become one of the first vehicle hire fleet in the UK to gain FORS Vehicle Hire Company accreditation. This new type of accreditation – part of a trial by FORS – is specifically designed to enable hire and leasing companies to demonstrate that their vehicles meet the FORS Standard.
Safety Vehicles are one of the largest provider of vehicles into the traffic management industry, with vehicles as varied as 18t impact protection vehicles to 3.5t low entry vehicles to 32t beaver-tail plant bodies.
Under the trial accreditation, it is the hire vehicle itself that is covered by FORS accreditation, only when it is being used by a FORS accredited operator. The process will allow FORS members using temporary hire vehicles to meet ad-hoc additional demand, to continue to meet FORS requirements.
The new FORS Vehicle Hire Company accreditation will help operators meet requirements set out in FORS Standard version 5, which stipulates that short-term temporary (hire) vehicles used by FORS operators must be FORS accredited (FORS Silver companies must ensure sub-contracted services delivered on behalf of FORS operators are FORS accredited).
Under the new accreditation, FORS members choosing to hire vehicles from companies with FORS Vehicle Hire Company accreditation will know the vehicles meet FORS Bronze or Silver requirements and are in line with their own best practice standards. FORS Vehicle Hire Company accreditation is a new type of FORS Associate status, whereby only the vehicles are assessed for compliance.
Barry Devereux, Operations Manager, says that this is a real feather in the cap for Safety Vehicles. With the safety of fellow road users and pedestrians at the forefront of our industry, it is great that we are able to supply FORS standard vehicles into the market for our customers.
KING LOWLOADER TRAILERS AVAILABLE FOR IMMEDIATE HIRE
Did you know that King has it’s own dedicated rental division? From 1 week to 7 years, fully maintained with great value rental rates. We […]Read More
**SPECIAL OFFER** KING MTSE 48 EXTENDER Ex stock and ready to go, call us on 01858 467361 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for our best deal yet […]Read More
We are back in action!!
We are back in action! We’re seeing signs of normality returning here at King Trailers. Our team are in the office and working hard dealing […]Read More
KING PLANT BODIES | READY FOR HIRE
Did you know here at King we have our own dedicated rental division? The latest vehicles to join our rental fleet are the acclaimed King […]Read More
King Rail Testing the Limits
Tip testing an Atlas road rail excavator on our in house facility at King Rail. Fulfilling our customers needs throughout these difficult times. For more […]Read More
Trailer Upgrades by King Rail
Three more trailers upgraded to RIS-1530 issue 6 for L&W Contractors. King Rail continuing to return equipment back to service for our customers during these […]Read More
We Have Stock!
We only have a few units left in stock, so act now to avoid disappointment. With limited build capacity remaining for 2020 please contact us […]Read More
More H.E.T. Trailer Refurbishment at King Trailers
Another batch of Heavy Equipment Trailers (H.E.T.) being off loaded at King Trailers for repair and refurbishment this week. Built and designed by King Trailers 18 […]Read More
M.A. Ponsonby Ltd add another King Trailer
King Trailers are proud to supply another new trailer into Mike Ponsonby’s fleet. The midland based haulier operates a prestigious fleet of Scania Tractor units […]Read More
King Trailers Parts Department – Dedicated to Quality Aftercare
King Trailers Parts Department is pleased to state that it is fully operational and assisting customers with next day deliveries during these difficult times. For […]Read More