HGV safety a key topic at Freight in the City Expo seminars


 

Expert speakers at last week’s Freight in the City Expo discussed in depth the strides already taken, and new initiatives and technology being developed, to make HGV movements on urban roads safer. Steve Summerskill, senior lecturer in product and industrial design at Loughborough Design School, presented research into HGV blind spots, commissioned by TfL. It studied 19 models, including some of the latest low-entry vehicles to provide a comparison with standard configuration designs. While results showed much variability between blind […]