A lorry driver who killed a woman after his truck collided into her broken-down car has been jailed. Briony Elliott died when Jack McIntyre – who was driving for Gregory Distribution at the time – hit her Audi A4 at 55mph on the A38 near Plymouth on 11 September 2018. The car was pushed into Mrs Elliott, 54, who was standing near it, fatally injuring her. McIntyre, 36, of St Budeaux , who had no previous convictions, said he did […]
Transport industry business groups have demanded that adequate hygiene facilities, including hot and cold running water, are available to all drivers and warehouse operatives delivering to, or collecting from business premises.
Viridor Waste Management has been ordered to pay more than £365,000 in fines and costs after a 56-year-old man was fatally injured in a lorry runaway incident at a hospital in Plymouth.
Road safety group Road Safety GB has teamed up with Scania to launch an education pack aimed at 10 to 11 year old school children warning of the dangers of heavy goods vehicle blindspots.