CEMEX is rolling out 57 new DAF 8-wheeler tipper trucks featuring a mix of pedestrian safety awareness messages. The DAF CF85s feature either Bulkrite or Wilcox insulated bodies. They will used to carry approximately 20 tonnes of aggregates for the production of concrete and in construction from around the UK. For the first time the safety message on their sides includes images of three different groups of vulnerable pedestrians – school children, older people and mums with babies and toddlers. […]
A senior coroner is demanding DfT take action to warn HGV drivers, operators and truck manufacturers that tray tables placed on dashboards can lead to fatal accidents by creating dangerous blindspots.
The FTA has signed a three-year sponsorship deal with Think Logistics, the educational scheme founded by Abbey Logistics MD Steve Granite that works to promote careers in logistics to students aged 16-19.
Long-awaited industry guidelines on pallet deliveries using tail-lifts have received a mixed reaction from hauliers, some of whom are disappointed that they do not include a weight limit on pallets destined for home addresses.