New ‘people friendly’ sideguard panel launched for HGVs


 

Dawes Highway Safety is now selling a sideguard panel designed to prevent people or equipment becoming entangled with an HGV’s under-run bars. The panels are made from a shatterproof, durable grade of polypropylene with no sharp edges and the company said they can be easily retrofitted to existing lorry under-run bars. During a collision, the material is designed to bend and soften the impact for the vulnerable road user. MD James Dawes said: “Most UK vehicles are now fitted with […]