Canute has launched a new cycle safety scheme in conjunction with its supply chain client Wilko’s. The scheme involves training drivers to improve their awareness of cyclists, particularly in urban environments, and ensure they are equipped to take all available precautions to avoid collisions with vulnerable road users. The training involves drivers pulling into a designated on-site area with strategically placed bicycles before leaving the yard for delivery. The driver must check that the bikes are all visible in the […]
Construction operator Keltbray is taking part in a milestone cycling safety event today (4 Sept) in London, where it will welcome the 10,000th cyclist into the cab of one of its lorries.
Operators entering the capital could be forced to retrofit larger windows in their HGVs’ cab doors at an estimated cost of £1,000 a piece, if London mayor Boris Johnson gets his way.
The government has revealed its intention to double cycling activity in the UK by 2025, publishing a ten-year plan setting out its goal.