London’s HGV safety awareness scheme for cyclists reaches 20,000 mark


More than 20,000 people have now taken part in Exchanging Places – a road safety scheme that enables cyclists to sit in the seat of an HGV and understand its blindspots. Run by the Metropolitan Police Service’s Roads and Transport Policing Command’s Cycle Safety team, the initiative helps members of the public learn what a driver can and can’t see from their cab, particularly those blindspots on the nearside and directly in front of the vehicle. HGV drivers are also […]