Cramlington-based Alpha Recovery has taken delivery of a Mercedes-Benz Atego breakdown truck. The Atego 1530 has an uprated gross weight of 16-tonnes and a ClassicSpace cab with optional third seat. It also has an SLA Super-Low Approach vehicle transporter bodywork by specialist manufacturer Roger Dyson of Droitwich. While one vehicle is carried on the sliding bed, a lifting section accommodates a second, and a third can be towed using a spectacle lift. Ideally specified to attend multi-vehicle accidents, the Atego […]
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LGV operators should not feel they are being singled out in the drive to cut cyclist deaths and injuries in London, as modifications to make construction vehicles safer are just part of a package of measures being introduced to improve cycle safety, London major Boris Johnson said on Monday (9 December).