Details of Direct Vision Standard’s Safety Permit scheme published


 

TfL has published guidance about its HGV Safety Permit scheme, promising there will be no charge for the permits themselves. The permit scheme, announced last year, is designed to recognise efforts made by hauliers in regards fitting camera and sensor systems, which were not included in the first draft of the Direct Vision Scheme (DVS). DVS will rate HGVs depending on the level of a driver’s direct vision from a cab. HGVs will be given a rating between ‘zero-star’ (lowest) […]