Mayor proposes larger windows for HGVs


Operators entering the capital could be forced to retrofit larger windows in their HGVs’ cab doors at an estimated cost of £1,000 a piece, if London mayor Boris Johnson gets his way. Following the launch of the Safer Lorry Scheme on 1 September, which requires most HGVs entering London to be fitted with sideguards and close-proximity mirrors, the mayor outlined further propsals to protect cyclists. His proposals, to be consulted on in January, include the requirement for all HGVs entering […]