Does the UK need a nationwide safer lorry standard? Part 1


 

The government has been urged to create a national definition for a ‘safe lorry’ to avoid multiple compliance standards being enforced across different cities. It has also been asked to extend to councils the power to apply their own lorry bans according to local requirements, with any exempt vehicles from such schemes expected to meet the national safe lorry standard. The proposals were put forward by Roger Geffen, campaigns and policy director at national cycling charity CTC, during an evidence […]