Police are hunting an HGV driver who was caught on camera colliding with a motorist on the M1 and failing to stop. Footage released by the police shows the driver of the truck, which was carrying yellow and red gas bottles, veering across motorway lanes before striking the rear of a black Peugeot on 4 March at around 1.30pm. The car then loses control and crashes into metal barriers, leaving the driver and passengers uninjured but shaken. However, the HGV […]
Defra has launched a consultation on live exports, proposing to ban livestock movements if the temperature falls outside of the range 5–30 degrees, unless vehicles have a thermo-regulation system.
Construction and engineering companies are gearing up to upgrade 400 miles of concrete roads and motorways in the biggest renewal programme ever embarked upon in England.
Standards of compliance remain a pressing problem in the light commercial vehicle sector, judging by a recent crackdown on the M4 in which more than 100 fixed penalties were issued for a range of road traffic offences.