DfT showcases declining trend in HGV/cyclist fatalities


 

In its response to the Transport Committee investigation into cycling – something you can read about in Monday’s edition of Motor Transport – the government has showcased some interesting national HGV/cyclist collision figures, which while still too high, do show an improving trend in regards fatalities. According to the DfT, the number of HGVs involved in fatal accidents has decreased by 53%, from 570 in 2002 to 270 in 2013. This is in line with the 50% reduction for all […]