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 […]
A Freightroute truck was crashed by a drunken lorry driver who was four times over the limit, according to Durham Police.
Transport for London has refused to extend the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) grace period after Logistics UK said a shortage of parts and vehicles was making compliance difficult for operators.
In the latest episode of the Motor Transport Podcast, Chris, Ashleigh and Chris chat about the cost of congestion on the UK’s roads, as two studies named the UK as one of the most congested countries in the world. And are HGVs to blame for the nation’s pothole-riddled roads?