TfL consultation launched on requirement for lorries to fit extra windows to enhance direct vision


 

TfL has today (22 Jan) launched a consultation on the requirement for HGVs to fit extra passenger door windows to improve visibility of cyclists on the nearside of the vehicle. Under the proposals, first announced last September, lorries operating in the capital would be required to fit an additional window in the lower half of the cab door at a cost of around £1,000-£1,500 per lorry. TfL said the only exceptions would be “a handful of lorries where retrofitting is […]