RTITB will be using next week’s Microlise Transport Conference to raise awareness of how training is vital in raising workplace road safety standards. The transport training standards body will be holding a breakout presentation focusing on accident reduction, which will tackle the issues surrounding vehicle technology and vulnerable road users. “Vulnerable road user casualty figures are disproportionally high when compared to other road user types,” says Richard Brewer, technical services executive at RTITB. “The presentation will promote responsible driver behaviour, […]
Legal liabilities and lack of collaboration between operators are among the major issues that continue to hold back the mainstream adoption of automated HGV technology and platooning in the UK.
The DVSA’s head of enforcement has hinted that the agency’s flagship earned recognition scheme could go live this year, despite the organisation’s chief executive previously appearing to rule this out.
Transport minister John Hayes is to deliver the keynote speech at the Microlise Transport Conference.