TfL releases truck-star ratings and proposes softening Direct Vision Standard’s impact on hauliers


 

TfL has released interim tables showing the first batch of HGVs to be star-rated under the Direct Vision Standard (DVS), while seemingly also softening the impact of the scheme on hauliers. Revealed last year, the standard is seeking to introduce a rating system running from zero to five based on the level of direct vision a driver has from their cab. Trucks with the lowest, zero rating would have been banned from London by 2020, with only those achieving three […]