MSL Scotland has added three Actros tractor units kitted out with the latest MirrorCam system after a trial of the camera received glowing reviews from the Broxburn haulier’s drivers. Whilst the rest of the Broxburn-based operator’s 18-strong fleet of Mercedes Benz trucks have traditional door mirrors, the three new Actros, supplied by Western Commercial, come with the rear-facing MirrorCam cameras that relay their images to screens mounted on the A-pillars inside the cab. The camera eliminates blind spots, offers all […]
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