Boris welcomes EU dimensions ‘yes’ vote

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

London Mayor Boris Johnson has given a warm welcome to the news that Transport MEPs have voted in favour of draft truck design rule changes. These changes could ultimately allow manufacturers to exceed current maximum length and weight dimensions currently governing LGVs. Although this may seem at first-glance contrary to Johnson’s stated cycling vision for the capital, the changes have been advanced to enable truck designers to accommodate improved safety features, as well as aerodynamic improvements that the current restrictions […]