Direct Vision Standard stalling purchase of cleaner HGVs in London, says FTA


 

The FTA has accused London mayor Sadiq Khan of scoring “a spectacular own goal” in his plans to clean up the capital’s air quality, due to the confusion over the Direct Vision Standard (DVS). The trade association said the length of time it is taking to finalise the qualification levels for the DVS, alongside an unrealistic schedule for its implementation, is causing frustration and confusion for operators. It believes they are being forced to postpone acquiring new Euro-6 vehicles because […]