The lack of a hard shoulder on the M25 contributed to the death of two women who were killed when an Eddie Stobart lorry driver crashed his truck into a broken down car parked in the left hand lane, a court has heard. Chelmsford Crown Court heard that Sevim Uston, 49, and Ayse Uston, 68, died after being hit by the articulated lorry as they took refuge behind the motorway barrier between junction 27 and 26 near Waltham Abbey, after […]
There is no indication that longer, heavier vehicles (LHVs) are less safe than regular vehicles, a new report by Volvo Trucks has confirmed.
Companies working in the transport sector have been celebrating their prestigious Queen’s Awards for innovation and business performance.
The FTA is calling for a major increase in roadside checks on vans to raise standards in the sector.