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Harlequin Logistics, launched in June 2011, is the exciting new name in the UK contract logistics marketplace.
Created from an alliance of five long established, privately owned regional hauliers, and managed by the UK’s leading expert in logistics collaboration, Harlequin offers cost effective large scale UK transport solutions.
Freight Operator Recognition Scheme
The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme for fleet operators which aims to raise the level of quality within fleet operations.
It demonstrates we are achieving exemplary levels of best practice in safety, efficiency, and environmental protection.
The Transport Association consists of around 60 haulage companies, providing a nationwide network of 4,000 vehicles and 150 sites.
The Association is not affiliated to any political group or body but gives its members access to a network of people faced with similar challenges within the industry which provides them with a valuable source of information at a practical level.
The Joint Approvals Unit for Periodic Training (JAUPT) was established in February 2007 to manage, on behalf of the Competent Authorities in the UK, the approval and quality assurance of centres and courses delivering Periodic Training
This is in line with the requirements set out in the European Union (EU) Directive on Initial and Periodic Training.