The reforms will apply to claims arising from a Road Traffic Accident (RTA) which occurs in England & Wales on or after 31 May 2021*. The headlines are:
On the first day of UKIFDA EXPO and Future Fuels Conference, the winner of this year’s prestigious UK and Ireland Fuel Distributors Association (UKIFDA) Driver of the Year Award 2021 has been revealed and the winning hero tanker driver is Sean Hewitt of Watson Fuels.
You can minimise the potential damage of a flood with careful preparation and a good flood response plan. You do not need to engage in any form of active ‘flood fight’ during the event to prevent floodwaters from entering your site, or spend heavily on specialised equipment.
The impact of fuel thefts from distributors can often be significant; in both the costs of the stolen fuel stock, but also the costs of repairing or replacing storage tanks and any other damaged property, as well as the possible environmental impact if fuel is spilled during the theft.
Following a year when liquid fuel distributor drivers have been classed as key workers and kept busy delivering fuel for farms, essential heating oil for homes as more people worked remotely and helped keep the construction industry going throughout the pandemic, the UK and Ireland Fuel Distributors Association (UKIFDA) is particularly proud to launch the search for the best tanker driver in the industry.