TfL refuses plea to delay DVS enforcement due to safe system equipment shortages


 

Transport for London has refused to extend the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) grace period after Logistics UK said a shortage of parts and vehicles was making compliance difficult for operators. In a letter to the association, TfL said the industry had already “had a significant amount of time to prepare” for the safety scheme. It also said 13 people walking and cycling in London had died in collisions with HGVs last year and so “in this context, our view is […]