Carlisle City Council has addressed an increase in insurance claims by equipping its fleet of refuse and recycling trucks with video cameras and wireless reverse radars. After a successful trial, the council installed the RX3 hard disk recording 4-camera system and reverse radar from Innovative Safety Systems (ISS) to over 30 of its waste and cleansing vehicles. Laura Monkhouse, the council’s fleet and depot manager, said: “There were a number of incidents where we had been accused of causing damage […]
The Transport Committee has slammed government plans to roll out all-lane running systems to 300 miles of UK motorways.
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Food and drink logistics services provider Culina Logistics has revealed plans to fit out its entire fleet of around 400 trucks with forward facing cameras and remote speeding alerts. The operator will also install a trailer tracking system on almost 1,000 trailers. Both measures are subject to a successful trial of the respective systems that will get underway in August.