Side-guards unlikely to compromise off-road ability for city tippers

Chris Davies MEP with Carl Milton, Cemex northern logistics manager, looking at proximity sensors and signage on CEMEX vehicle
 

While Boris Johnson licks his wounds after the rejection of his London estuary airport he can at least take comfort in the fact that his Safer Lorries Scheme is moving ahead. Whatever your view on politicians’ ideas to tackle cyclist safety, especially in the capital (step forward “Crossrail on a bike”), the issue of fitting side guards to all trucks remains a contentiousness one. Indeed, this was explored within the scope of future vehicle design at the recent Construction Logistics […]