A driver’s ‘direct vision’ alone is not enough to prevent collisions caused by blind spots and vehicle safety systems need to be fitted as well if fatalities are to be reduced, according to Brigade Electronics. It said active systems that require a driver to take immediate action through the provision of audible alerts and warning sounds are crucial to driving up safety standards. Brigade cited research that showed 25% of road deaths in the EU involve a lorry and that […]
A fully integrated vehicle telematics and camera system is providing one fleet operator with a training programme that it claimed had reduced accidents by almost a quarter.
H&M Distribution has renewed its contract with Palletways and will continue handling freight into the network for the next 10 years.
A new price comparison website aimed at fleet operators has been launched by former operator Simon Marsh.