New safety technology for HGVs aims to save cyclist and pedestrian lives during collisions


A brand-new safety technology designed to prevent cyclists and pedestrians from being crushed underneath a lorry in the event of a collision made its worldwide debut at the Freight in the City Expo in London earlier this week (27 October). The brainchild of former Metropolitan Police safer transport command sergeant James Dawes, the system is designed to eliminate the danger zone he said still remains beneath underrun bars currently fitted to vehicles. Dawes Highway Safety’s Drop-Down® system makes constant contact […]