Be prepared for London’s Safer Lorry Scheme HGV rules, says FTA


 

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) is urging operators to prepare early for Transport for London’s (TfL) Safer Lorry Scheme, due to go live on 1 September. From this date, all HGVs operating in the capital must be fitted with additional mirrors and sideguards – but the new regulations are “exceptionally precise” said the FTA and may require expert help to get right. FTA head of engineering Andy Mair said: “Dimension and installation requirements are extremely complex and operators who have […]