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2023 Conference Programme
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ACSSACSS provide safety and security solutions for commercial vehicle fleets. For over 20 years we have been designing, supplying, and installing bespoke mobile CCTV and security systems for our clients. Working directly with manufacturers in the early stages of product development we’re able to bring the latest technologies to our clients, at the most competitive prices. We are proud to offer the latest in Connected Live View CCTV, AI camera & radar systems for intelligent protection of your fleet and vulnerable road users. Telematics & tracking is hosted by the world largest global tracking platform, with unparalleled tracking accuracy, usability, and customisability. Whether basic vehicle location tracking, fleet efficiency and driver behaviour ranking, or tying in vehicle CAN bus, ECU or sensors values we have the capability, expertise, and experience. ACSS operate a national network of installation engineers, working remotely and installing at a time and convenient location to minimising vehicle downtime. Our in-house team handle not just your sales enquiries, but operations, technical training, and crucially, responsive technical support when needed.
AlcoDigital | WorkSober | Drivealyzer
AlcoDigital | WorkSober | DrivealyzerAlcoDigital are UK industry-leaders in supplying alcohol and drug testing equipment, training and servicing. Established in 2002, we have been helping individuals, corporate and government organisations find the best solution to implementing alcohol and drug testing in a wide range of industries including transport, construction, retail and healthcare. From single use kits for European travel through to our WorkSober cloud-based remote testing solution, our depth of knowledge and experience ensures a perfect solution for each of our clients. Our Drivealzyer Vehicle Breathalyzer launched this year offers the most cost-effective solution in the UK to prevent drink-driving - both for fleet environments or individual requirements, offering unique 'swap-in, swap-out' handset capabilities and remote monitoring. Our CPD-Accredited training (both face to face and online) enables companies to bring testing in-house to suit 24/7 operation and reduce 3rd party costs, ensuring operators are educated in best practice and policy procedures. Come and visit us on stand 40 and we'll be happy to explain more!
Aquarius IT Ltd
Aquarius IT LtdFORS – ABOUT AQUARIUS IT Since 2005, Aquarius IT has focused its expertise on delivering forward-thinking fleet compliance and data management systems that innovatively provide transport operators with an efficient, smarter, and greener way of managing their compliance responsibilities. This total-system approach to managing all areas of fleet management data relating to vehicle and driver activity has proved to not only be beneficial for compliance and safety – as well as for operators seeking Earned Recognition - it is also helping those operating a large or small fleet of vehicles locally or across the country and / or running London-specific vehicles to run more efficiently, both financially and practically. As a result, more and more operators are looking for integrated, real-life technologies to replace current paper or standalone digital systems. Aquarius’s family of digital solutions, includes Tachograph Analysis, Asset Maintenance, Driver Defect Reporting and Document Management – plus more via the Aquarius App - which all provide a real ‘connected’ solution for processing, managing, analysing and reporting on all aspects of driver and vehicle data. As road transport software specialists with expert knowledge of the legislation, creating workable digital solutions for customers is Aquarius’s key strength. This is further supported by Aquarius’s in-house team of IT developers who have a proven pedigree for developing cutting-edge digital solutions and who always stay one step ahead of the technological – and legislative – curve. This level of support and expertise, with offices in the North West and the Midlands, will greatly benefit FORS’ members looking for a credible software partner; a partner who understands the road transport industry and can offer an informed level of support, training and after-care. www.aquariusit.com
Aspöck UKAspöck Systems are Europes largest supplier of lighting for towed vehicles. Their range includes LED lamps and wiring looms, as well as solar panels for charging and radar detection systems. Aspöck UK recently won an inaugural Kings Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category, for inventing the Worlds first RADAR based reversing aid with automatic break function for commercial vehicles.
Backhouse JonesAward-winning Backhouse Jones (BHJ) is the leading firm of solicitors with an unrivalled reputation for representing the commercial road and passenger transport industries. It provides legal advice and representation, undertakes hundreds of transport related training sessions each year and does numerous road regulatory compliance reviews. BHJ advises most of the major transport operators throughout the UK and is described in the Chambers & Partners Directory as: “a market-leading practice with specialist expertise across the full spectrum of road regulatory matters.” From their offices in London and Clitheroe, BHJ offers a full suite of legal services including road regulatory, employment and HR, litigation, commercial and corporate, making BHJ a one-stop shop. By concentrating its expertise within the road transport industry, BHJ’s service is bespoke and completely tailored for those in that sector. It is “transport fluent” meaning operators don’t have to explain basic operational requirements at every consultation. BHJ already has a thousand first-hand experiences and this gives operators a commercial advantage. It is described in the Legal 500 directory as: “the industry leading legal firm on all things transport.”
Backwatch Safety Products Limited
Backwatch Safety Products LimitedFor over 25 years Backwatch Safety Products has supplied and installed Vehicle Safety Equipment to fleets across the UK. We are proud to have been members of FORS since its inception. Our ethos has always been to build trusted relationships with our customers, providing outstanding levels of customer service and after care. Please talk to us about meeting Progressive Safe System requirements with our new AI Camera, blind spot and MOIS radar solutions.
Brigade ElectronicsBrigade Electronics is a market leader of safety devices, with solutions to suit all commercial vehicles and mobile plant. In operation since 1976, Brigade’s wealth of experience has gained them a reputation for expertise within the industry and a knowledge of the problems their customers face. This has led to a complementary range of passive and active systems designed to reduce the risk of collisions, protect workers, pedestrians and cyclists and assist the driver by minimising vehicle blind-spots, whilst also meeting UK specifications including FORS, CLOCS and The Direct Vision Standard. Brigade’s product range includes 360° camera systems, cameras, monitors, white sound® reversing alarms, obstacle detection sensors, obstacle detection radar and digital recorders. Brigade understands the importance of quality and reliability, so products undergo rigorous and comprehensive testing before being incorporated into the portfolio and 2, 3, 5 year and lifetime warranties reflect the confidence they have in their products. In addition, Brigade offers an outstanding installation service through its nationwide network of Brigade approved, professional and trained fitters who ensure all products are fitted to the highest standards.
CLOCS Since the launch of the CLOCS Standard in December 2013, the construction industry has taken ownership of work related road risk beyond legal requirements. A wide range of construction clients, principal contractors and fleet operators have openly committed to implement and adhere to the requirements of the CLOCS Standard. A supply chain comprised of CLOCS Champions means that clients, contractors and the vehicle operators are working together to minimise risk to vulnerable road users.
D.tec International Ltd.
D.tec International Ltd.D.tec International are passionate about road safety and therefore, we work to educate industry on the dangers of drink and drug driving. For over 20 years, D.tec has been working with organisations to provide fully certified drug and alcohol screening solutions.
Driver Hire Training
Driver Hire TrainingDriver Hire Training offers a range of Driver Risk Management and training services nationwide, including Safe Urban Driving and other FORS training. We are a FORS approved licence check provider and a leading supplier of Driver CPC training. In addition, we offer manager training (such as Transport Manager CPC), IOSH Health & Safety courses, licence acquisition, upgrades and specialist skills training.
DrivetechDrivetech’s innovative fleet risk solutions and driver safety training ensures operators are compliant with the law and duty of care as well as keeping drivers safe and reducing fleet costs. Drivetech delivers training for drivers of cars, vans, trucks, buses, coaches, motorcycles, minibus, 4×4 off-road, scooters and pedal cyclists. Our newest contract with FORS includes the delivery of CPC training for FORS Members at discounted rates, which is a significant benefit to those fleets running HGV and PCV vehicles in particular. This includes online driver education (eLearning), practical one day and half day training in a vehicle with accredited trainers and detailed post-training reports. Drivetech have also partnered with a specialist telematics provider so we can utilise data from multiple providers and customers to create an industry standard, which enable us to evolve our training solutions to maximise the benefits for both HGVs and smaller vehicles. In addition to a host of professional driver training and coaching, Drivetech offers licence checking and fleet risk audits to help manage the overall driver risk management journey.
Driving for Better Business
Driving for Better BusinessDriving for Better Business is a government-backed National Highways programme to help employers in both the private and public sectors reduce work-related road risk, control the associated costs and improve compliance with current legislation and guidance. It is free to access and contains useful online tools and resources to help you evaluate practices, strengthen culture, enhance performance and demonstrate leadership in the management of work-related road risk.
Durite Ltd & Labcraft Ltd
Durite Ltd & Labcraft LtdDurite Ltd - www.durite.co.uk Durite are leaders and experts in Vehicle Safety & Camera monitoring equipment for commercial fleets. Using the latest technology and best quality products, we provide effective solutions to help our customers improve road safety and fleet efficiencies. Come and find the best solution for you, your fleet & business. Follow us on Linkedin - @duritelimited Labcraft Ltd - www.labcraft.co.uk Labcraft are market-leading UK designers and manufacturers of energy efficient LED lighting for commercial and emergency vehicles. Our high quality, innovative lights create a bright & safe working area in and out of the vehicle. They can also be branded and tailored to OE manufacturers to improve production efficiencies. Follow us on Linkedin - @labcraft
Exeros Technologies Exeros Technologies stands at the forefront of vehicle camera technology and fleet management. We significantly reduce accidents, injuries, and insurance claims through smart road event recording. We provide a spectrum of cutting-edge technology; from AI dash cams, to multi-cams, blind spot elimination and driver behaviour systems, and provide full compliance with industry safety regulations. Specifically, Exeros have created certified systems that cover DVS 2024, FORS, and GSR2 legislations to name a few. In addition to our safety systems, is our integrated video telematics and fleet management platform, VideMatics featuring a FNOL module, automated walk-around checks, contextual driver scoring and more. Our tech today is utilised by RAC, AA, National Highways and CEVA to name a few.
Fastview360 LtdFastview360 offer camera and tracking systems designed with busy fleet offices in mind. Our directors have over 30 years’ experience in the industry so understand the challenges you face. Our systems are the highest quality available offering footage in 1080P HD clarity to give you reliable and remote footage of any incident minutes after it has happened. AutoCMS is our revolutionary software platform, designed to make your life easier. Some of the features include; • Live viewing and tracking • Remote access and incident creation • Which vehicle was it • Replay a day • Cloud based storage • Asset and vehicle tracking solutions • Telematic soluitions We offer full training on our platform and all equipment is monitored for status 24/7 giving you the confidence that your safety equipment is fully functioning. In the event of any issues, we attempt a remote fix from out support team, if this isn’t possible we organise an engineer visit as soon as possible that causes as little disruption to your operations as possible. Incidents can be with your insurance company in as little as an hour with AutoCMS and many insurers offer discounted premiums. Some insurers are now stating additional excess for faulty camera systems, we ensure this is not the case. We are fully complaint with FORS, CLOCS, London’s DVS and HS2 specs and are here to help make your fleet safety easier. If you would be interested in a demo of the platform, or for any other questions, don’t hesitate to come and discuss with us at the FORS Conference or get in touch with us
Fleet FocusFleet Focus are leaders in vehicle camera and telematics systems and have been protecting fleets like yours for over a decade. DVS 2024 is fast approaching, and it is important to get your future camera strategy ready to harness the latest technology and prevent overlap of systems and unnecessary expense. Our solutions combine fleet video, AI driver safety, real-time tracking and DVS compliance in to one low-cost monthly package. myfleetlive.ai is our cloud software platform and is used by thousands of fleets in the UK and US. With faster uploads, higher accuracy and better reliability than ever before, it is the go to platform for fleets serious about reducing risk.
FleetcheckFast becoming the industry standard in fleet management software, FleetCheck is a highly intuitive and award-winning platform that integrates with many third-party systems, allowing you to handle your tasks efficiently while simultaneously creating a robust audit trail to underpin your legal requirements. No more relying on spreadsheets or paper-based systems. • An online suite of Fleet Management Software for vehicles, drivers, plant and equipment. • Scalable and flexible for any size and makeup of fleets. • Integration with providers of licence checking, telematics, fuel cards, leasing and accident data. • FleetCheck Driver, an inclusive mobile app for vehicle inspections and driver welfare. • Policy management, including a Drivers Handbook and Driving Policy as standard. • Advanced management reporting. • Supports companies with their FORS, Earned Recognition and Van Excellence accreditations. By delivering expert knowledge, commitment and pioneering technology FleetCheck will give you absolute confidence that your fleet is in safe hands.
Fleetmaxx Solutions Ltd
Fleetmaxx Solutions LtdWe are a truly independent vehicle and fleet services provider, helping our customers to reduce their risk and running costs. Whether you have one or thousands of vehicles on the road, are a start-up or a well-established business, our fuel card, Adblue, Fleetloc8 tracking, EV Charging and other fleet management solutions are designed to help you to reduce your diesel & petrol, along with your other vehicle running costs, safely. As part of OILFAST , although we are now a large successful organisation, we are a family-owned business, which has been built on respecting our customers, and team members. We are proud of the service we provide our customers, competitive transparent pricing, and never any hidden extra charges. Our aim is to be your Trusted Partner
Fonix Telematics Ltd
Fonix Telematics LtdFonix Telematics are an innovative global supplier of vehicle telematics, tracking and vehicle CCTV solutions with advanced fleet compliance features. Multiple Solution, One Platform. Including.. Connected Vehicle CCTV & Dash Cameras Remote Tacho Download Digital Compliance Vehicle Tracking Automated Drivers Licence Checking Walk Around Checks Two Way Messaging Servicing and Maintenance We are in unique position where we develop our own software from end to end and do not rely on any third-party software which give us full control over our solution. We are one of the UK's leading providers of in-vehicle telematics, tracking and in-vehicle video monitoring solutions. With our advanced software solution, reliable hardware and a UK based customer service and support network, we're in a unique position to offer an all in one telematics solution for your fleet.
Fuel Card Services
Fuel Card ServicesThe affinity partner and Fuel Expert for FORS. We are one of the UK’s largest independent fuel card companies, providing fuel cards and comprehensive fleet services to business around the UK. Helping fleet managers to cut costs across the board, our experienced team (5 FORS practitioners) are on hand to offer support and consultation, so you can be sure you are choosing the right fuel cards and services for your fleet’s needs.
Global - RG
Global - RGGlobal is already a well-established provider of professional recruitment services to the construction, engineering, and logistics sectors. Today, it supplies experienced and reliable staff on a temporary, contract or permanent basis. Phil initially managed its provision of plant and fleet personnel to contracts such as HS2 and Smart Motorway projects, FORS Silver supplier accreditation Global are particularly proud of of their work within the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS), which promotes best practice in fleet operations. The business can now supply FORS silver-accredited HGV drivers (in particular, road sweeper operators), ensuring that its clients meet the standards required on programmes like HS2
Hampton KnightPart of the Medigold Health Group since 2017, Hampton Knight are one of the UK’s leading specialists in workplace drug and alcohol testing and support services, experienced in delivering robust testing programmes that are tailored to the individual needs of our clients.
Jaama LtdFleet management can be challenging. With many different fleet operational requirements, it can be tough to keep track of things when using disparate management systems. With Jaama it’s different. Everything is in one system. We make it our business to understand your requirements, help you select the modules to meet them and then deliver greater control and improved efficiency.
MILEBAY AUDITING LIMITED
MILEBAY AUDITING LIMITEDMilebay are proud to be an approved FORS Audit Provider and a FORS Associate, committed to improving transport safety and compliance, providing services and assistance to FORS members nationwide. We’ve helped hundreds of transport companies on their FORS journey - our team of experienced FORS Practitioners can help simplify and explain the FORS requirements, enabling you to prepare everything you need for your audit whether you are an independent owner operator or have a large fleet of vehicles. Client feedback tells us our audit team are knowledgeable, professional and helpful. Specialising in Bronze, Silver and Gold, we’re passionate about helping operators with their transport compliance and road safety standards and work with you to gain and retain your prestigious FORS accreditation. Rest assured, we’re here to help; our auditing services will support and empower your teams understanding, confidence and compliance to gain and retain the FORS Standard.
Paramount Transport Consultants
Paramount Transport ConsultantsWe excel in creating custom solutions that achieve outstanding results with minimal need for human intervention, leading to substantial cost savings for our customers. This streamlined approach not only enhances operations but also guarantees precise reporting. With over 20 years of experience, we've honed a suit of tools designed to seamlessly support you in fulfilling your transport compliance obligations. Key areas * DVSA Compliance * Professional Development * FORS Accreditation
Parksafe GroupLocated in the heart of Derbyshire, Parksafe Group are an established Automotive supplier and manufacturer who offer a wide range of reliable, cost-effective, and quality assured products for the whole of the industry. Specialising in an extensive spectrum of vehicle and camera safety equipment, Parksafe Group have been working with some of the UK and Europe's largest fleets for almost 40 years! Our closely controlled design processes coupled with our in-house research and development expertise has allowed us to remain at the forefront of new product developments and has helped us to establish ourselves as a leading automotive product supplier.
PodfatherPodfather is a thriving technology company that specialises in the development, delivery and support, of software solutions that help companies plan and manage their vehicle fleets more efficiently. Podfather has been helping companies manage their fleet logistics for over 20 years having launched in the year 2000. Initially specialising in bespoke software development, Podfather has developed one of the UK’s leading solutions incorporating route planning and optimisation, vehicle checks, ETA notifications, tracking, electronic proof of delivery (ePOD) and reporting. With over 30,000 users, Podfather works with companies of all shapes and sizes, from industry giants such as Tarmac and Breedon to well-known names such as Rexel and ODDBOX, and everything else in between. Located in Edinburgh, Podfather is not just a business, it’s not just a solution; Podfather is a team of hard-working, dedicated individuals who are committed to helping companies solve complex logistic problems with smart, yet easy to use, to software.
Portland AnalyticsFORS Fuel Pricing and Analytics is the home of UK market fuel price data and analysis for commercial fuel users, a service provided by Portland Analytics Ltd as a FORS Affinity Partner. Portland Pricing is a web-based service provided by Portland Analytics. For over a decade, we have been making fuel purchasing simple and understandable by providing insight into the way that fuel is priced, offering a service designed to monitor costs and reduce spend. Our client base spans multiple sectors including logistics businesses, fleet operators, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, construction firms, bus companies and local governments. Our range of expertise encompasses every aspect of the downstream fuel supply chain from refinery to pump, covering both the traditional and future fuel markets. Through access to Portland Pricing’s five online toolkits, we allow your business to see how fuel prices are calculated, enabling you to check costs against supplier or transport agreements or to reduce spend using the information we provide. Our toolkits cover all major grades and suit every purchase method, so you can build a subscription package to suit your specific needs. Toolkits include: Delivered-In (Bulk Fuels) – Average cost of bulk fuel by region or nationally, often used to calculate or monitor fuel escalator charges, as well as to benchmark prices Renewables (Alternative Fuels) – Prices and emissions data for alternative fuels such as HVO, high-blend biofuels and propane Wholesale – Underlying wholesale fuel cost prices, used to check supplier premiums and to understand when to achieve the best price with our unique “buy / hold” feature Fuel Card – Average weekly fuel card prices across different UK card networks Forecourt – Retail prices available at fuel stations around UK regions Portland Analytics is a fuel and energy consultancy that provides a range of technical and specialist advisory services to businesses and government organisations across the UK, Europe and the Americas. Our areas of expertise include: Alternative fuels and the transition to a lower carbon future Decarbonisation / carbon reduction strategies Fuel supply chain reviews Fuel tender services Fuel market reports Fuel pricing methodologies Procurement reviews
RGVA Vehicle Graphics
RGVA Vehicle GraphicsRGVA Ltd is a multi-award-winning, multi-accredited, Vehicle Graphics specialist providing an end-to-end service from design to installation on a national scale.
SamsaraSamsara’s mission is to increase the safety, efficiency, and sustainability of the operations that power the global economy. Samsara is the pioneer of the Connected Operations Cloud allowing businesses running fleets to harness data to develop actionable business insights and improve operations. Samsara brings together vehicles, assets and people to connect fleets and connect operations. This means more holistic, intelligent and resilient physical supply chain and field operations. Connect your operations. Make more possible. Samsara.com/uk
Sentinel SystemsSentinel Systems Ltd design, develop, manufacture, supply and install vehicle safety systems. We ensure fleets meet the Direct Vision Standard (DVS), Fleet Operators Recognition Scheme (FORS) as well as Construction Logistics and Community Safety (CLOCS) compliance standards. We have a range of camera and video telematics solutions.
SJL Insurance Services
SJL Insurance ServicesSJL Insurance Services are an insurance broker who specialise in fleet and haulage. We have worked with FORS to create an exclusive product that recognises FORS operator's for their due diligence in relation to risk management.
TDi SoftwareTDi Software is the proud affinity partner behind FORS Tacho Service. Offering simple, modern and efficient tachograph analysis software, FORS Tacho Service can assist FORS members with fulfilling the D7 requirement and offering features to help reduce infringement rates, assist with working time, and increase accuracy with a whole range of in-depth reports. Features also include intuitive powerful dashboards, handy working time calendars, driver debrief to reduce infringements across fleets, helpful scheduled reporting and a driver app to manage working time and infringements on the go. TDi Software has over 30 years experience providing tachograph analysis and transport software solutions for fleets of all sizes. Our software solutions range from tachograph analysis, vehicle walkaround check apps, transport management systems, licence checking services and we can even assist with remote tachograph downloading, all to help businesses manage their fleet and tackle compliance with ease.
The Association of Vehicle Installers
The Association of Vehicle InstallersThe Association of Vehicle Installers are here to set standards in professionalism, provide training and development for installers and to help with FOR Members to provide impartial advice and support for the blind spot elimination equipment for the FORS Silver standard
The Driver Handbook
The Driver HandbookThe FORS Driver Handbook helps fleet managers cut waste and save time with a technology solution that revolutionises driver communications. Our mobile app and content management system: • Include an extensive library of handbook content, policies, procedures risk assessments, toolbox talks and more • Enable you to customise and share engaging content, news, documents and safety critical information • Provide detailed reporting of driver engagement. Who has accessed what, when and for how long
Towergate Insurance At Towergate Insurance we believe in putting our clients first, which means providing them with a personal service that’s hard to beat. Our team of experienced advisors have an in depth knowledge of your industry and will always aim to look after your interests with professionalism and integrity. Our success as a business has been driven by our ability to innovate and adapt readily to change, maintaining sight of our leading principals of integrity and honesty. This enable us to provide customers with imaginative, industry leading policies, built upon long term relationships.
Truck Align London Ltd / Trading As Truck Door Windows
Truck Align London Ltd / Trading As Truck Door WindowsTruck Align London Ltd T/A Truck Door Windows are the largest manufacturer of CLOCS / FORS near side lower door windows. Our Direct Vision Windows are made so that the truck driver has much more visibility down low on the left hand side of the truck where Vulnerable Road Users (VRUs) often appear.
TruTac - Microlise
TruTac - MicroliseTruTac, part of the Microlise Group, provides market-leading compliance and asset management expertise across logistics software, data and compliance. Designing and delivering software for HGV fleets of all sizes and sectors, TruTac streamlines compliance and data management to save you time and money. Comprehensive tachograph analysis with intuitive dashboards and management reports. TruTac are both Drivers Hours and Fleet Maintenance DVSA Earned Recognition approved. Software products include; Tacho Analysis - Daily Checks - daily vehicle checks, TruTime - time and attendance system, TruLicence - licence validation and TruFleet/TruFleet workshop– Fleet maintenance, asset and data management.
WebfleetWebfleet, part of Bridgestone Mobility Solutions, offer a comprehensive range of products and services designed to meet the evolving needs of fleet decision-makers and business leaders. Visit us on stand 47 where you can expect to explore cutting-edge solutions that enhance efficiency, reduce costs, and promote sustainability. Webfleet are joined at the event by our Premium Partner, Auto Electrical Services who have a wealth of experience in fleet management solutions.
Zemo PartnershipWelcome to Zemo Partnership. We bring government, industry and experts together to accelerate transport to zero emissions. We’re an independent non-profit partnership, working tirelessly with government and our members to make change happen faster and achieve a sustainable transport future for all. Visit us on stand 26 to find out how you can play your part in our Zemo Zero Emission Mobility Taskforce - a bold new initiative highlighting what must be done to tackle the worsening climate crisis, exploring the policy gaps and exposing the missing actions urgently needed to achieve a sustainable zero emission mobility future for all. Zemo.org.uk