Asda trains to reduce cycling risk


 

Asda Logistics Services is to give vulnerable road user awareness training to its 2,400 in-house drivers as it looks to reduce the risks of driving in urban areas. The supermarket told MT its move towards small-format stores, boosted by its acquisition of Netto in May 2010, meant drivers were increasingly delivering in built-up areas, as opposed to out-of-town superstores. “We make 936,000 deliveries a year to stores: that’s 84 million miles a year. The more you do, the more risk […]