SQS has been awarded Bronze level multi-site accreditation from the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS). The FORS scheme is a voluntary accreditation scheme that recognises fleet operators that go beyond legal minimums. In encompasses all aspects of safety, efficiency and environmental protection.
John Brennan, SHEQ Director at SQS said
“SQS is proud to be receive the Bronze level accreditation from FORS. This recognises our commitment to reducing work-related road risk and the safety and environmental standards we have already achieved. We are working towards Silver level accreditation next”
SQS’s fleet safety approach has also been recognised by the recent award of ‘CLOCS Champion’ status. CLOCS is the Construction Logistics and Community Safety Scheme aimed at improving HGV safety. It was established following the report into cycling fatalities in 2013 that revealed a disproportionate number of cyclist fatalities in London involved construction vehicles.