DVSA staff to get bodycams to protect them from assault


 

THe DVSA has announced that officers performing roadside checks and site visits are to wear body-worn cameras. Slightly larger than a credit card and usually worn on the chest, the devices record video and audio in the same way as a personal CCTV unit. “We are investing in ‘bodycams’ for all frontline enforcement staff to reduce physical and verbal assaults,” a DVSA spokesman confirmed. “The move brings us in line with many other enforcement bodies such as the police who […]