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. […]
The FTA is calling for a major increase in roadside checks on vans to raise standards in the sector.
The FTA and RHA are at odds over a decision by the government to spend a further £44.5m on security for the Port of Calais.
by Jack Semple, RHA, director of policy Cycle safety concerns have come to the boil, as six cyclists were killed in London in just 12 days, four after colliding with HGVs. Tragic, terrible incidents that are the result of problems for which there is no quick fix. And as the RHA has sought to make clear, it is far from just being about trucks – it is about inadequate infrastructure, a range of bad cyclist behaviour and a need for […]