Testimonials

We have exported to both France and Ireland using RW Freight Services, they are a very efficent, well run company that run an excellent freight service.

French Exporter 66044

My export to Sweden went very well with RW Freight Services.

Swedish Export Freight
64431

RW freight carry my exports to Norway and I am very happy with their service. They always respond back to me quickly with any queries that I have.

Norway Exports
74754

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Shipping safety threatened by overloading

There seems to be a growing problem with freight containers imported into the UK; the Health and Safety Executive is getting an increasing number of enquiries asking for advice.  Over the past two years, 7,760 containers stopped in roadside checks were found to be overweight, and one company had to call the HSE when a container overturned while being unloaded.  Shippers are obliged by law to declare the correct weight to shipping lines, and there is no incentive to under-declare as shipping freight rates are based on the size of the container, not the weight.  There have been accidents due to over-loaded containers bursting open, and there is to be an international effort to revise the guidelines on loading.