Operators could be allowed longer semi-trailers after successful trial


Longer semi-trailers (LSTs) could become a permanent fixture on Britain’s roads as the government moves to bring to an early end a trial of over 2,600 LSTs following positive results. LSTs, which are two metres longer than conventional heavy goods vehicles, can carry two more rows of pallets or three more rows of goods cages on each journey. The DfT has launched a consultation into the future of LSTs today (9 November 2020) after the trial revealed that LSTs can […]