Retrofitted larger windows and safer routes for construction HGVs proposed for London


 

HGV fleets operating in London may need to be retrofitted with bigger windows in their cab doors if proposals announced this week by mayor Boris Johnson get the green light. Following the launch of the Safer Lorry Scheme earlier this week, which requires the majority of HGVs to be fitted with sideguards and close-proximity mirrors to help protect vulnerable road users, the mayor said further tightening of the scheme is being explored. Proposals include the requirement for all HGVs entering […]