“Too little too late” – less than 20% of HGVs comply with Direct Vision Standard as deadline looms


With just over a fortnight until enforcement of the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) begins, less than 20% of HGVs are ready for the scheme, SmartWitness has warned. The telematics firm said most fleets had done “too little too late” and there was now a massive bottleneck on installations of approved cameras and sensors. It said Transport for London (TfL) had issued only 50,000 DVS permits, which was only 12% of the total number of HGVs in the UK and less […]