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Use of hire vans in terror attacks may result in rental price increase

Fleet operators could face a rise in daily rental prices this year as experts warn that insurance costs will increase in response to terror attack pay-outs.

Commercial Vehicle – Safe Load Management Compliance

Defining what are reasonable and practical measures regarding the way loads are managed on board commercial vehicles takes many businesses into uncharted waters. However, understanding is in place from Government and enforcement agencies, encouraging companies, and other organisations, to implement structured methodology. Thus ensuring duty of care and compliance where the safe loading of vehicles […]

Balancing Loads for Over 40 Years

All of the Red Forge systems have VCA approval, Vehicle Telemetry allowing for remote overload warnings, and have all been designed with simplicity of operation in mind. The Omniweigh™ loadcell based range offers best value industrial accuracy vehicle payload weighing for commercial vehicles. The Axalert™ Excel is designed to give a very simple ‘one screen’ […]

New Years Resolution….

Make it your New Years Resolution to protect your drivers from the dangers of overloading…. Contact Red Forge today on 01527 526112 for a quotation.

Central Motorway Police Group Tweets About Overloading

Vehicle stopped in Stafford by one of CMPG’s Staffs colleagues. Taken to their weigh bridge and found to be 3.2 tonnes overweight!!! This is not a typing error… 3.2TONNES OVER its allowed gross weight. Vehicle prohibited and driver reported for offences. Andy Freeman, MD of Red Forge comments “It is not uncommon for vehicles […]

4.25t GVW Alternatively-Fueled Vehicles Could Be Exempt From ‘O’ Licensing

In July, the Government published a consultation to modify an earlier proposal from 2014, which looked to remove the general exemption for some vehicles including electric vehicles from goods vehicle operator licensing requirements in Great Britain. Should these proposals go ahead all alternatively-fueled vehicles up to 4.25 tonnes will be exempt from goods operator licence […]


There will be a discount of 10% off all Limitlite, Axalert and Omniweigh Products (2017 prices) for orders placed from 1st December through to 31st December 2017. This applies to both installed and kit only pricing. Installations must be completed by Friday 30th March 2018, and Kits must be delivered by Friday 30th March 2018. […]

07/11/2017 Alexandra Palace – Freight In The City

Renault Trucks Master aims to sign, seal and deliver for courier sector at Freight in the City Expo… Read more at   Red Forge will be on the Renault stand.  We hope to see you there!

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