Nortons Hiab Services Ltd Accreditations include FORS Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme, Allmi, Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS)

FORS Bronze

FORS Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme

FORS is a method of recognising fleet operations which comply with the requirements of the FORS standard.
The FORS standard is based upon lawfulness,safety,efficiency,and environmental protection.
Fleet operator's operations are assessed against the requirements of the FORS Standard by an approved FORS certification body.
FORS is a voluntary certification scheme aimed at ensuring that fleet operators work lawfully and to best practice as stated in the FORS standard.

The standards cover:

  • Management
  • Vehicles
  • Drivers
  • Operations

Allmi Association of Lorry Loader Manufacturers and Importers

The Association of Lorry Loader Manufacturers and Importers (ALLMI) was founded in 1978 at the request of the Health and Safety Executive and it remains today as the UK's only Trade Association devoted exclusively to the lorry loader industry.
It serves,represents and promotes the interests of its members and the industry at large,and it is the natural focus and authority on all issues involving the design,manufacture,application and use of lorry loaders.

ALLMI's core aims are:

  • To promote the safe use of lorry loaders.
  • To ensure that the Association is involved in the formulation of any legislation which affects the industry's interests.
  • To promote compliance with training requirements embodied in current legislation.

ALLMI has members drawn from all parts of the industry,including manufacturers/ importers,service agents,ancillary equipment manufacturers/ suppliers and fleet owners.


FTA Freight Transport Association

The FTA represent and support the needs of the logistics industry at local,national and European level


Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS)

CPCS provides a registration card scheme acknowledged by industry for those involved in plant operations by recognising skills,knowledge and understanding,competence and qualifications.

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Nortons Hiab Hire are pleased to be able to offer all our clients extremely competitive pricing no matter how big or small your requirements, no matter where the job is located or the destination. From our base in Manchester North West we cover the UK.