DVSA and haulage firm face further probe after fatal road accident


A coroner has asked the DVSA and a Nottinghamshire haulage firm to respond to concerns about securing loads on tipper lorries, after a motorist died when a lump of concrete smashed through his windscreen. Paul Wainwright Construction Services and the enforcement agency have until 8 July to respond to assistant coroner Gordon Clow’s report, following the death of Steven Oscroft. Clow said he was concerned at the standard industry practice of ‘mounding’ loads on HGVs and the way in which […]