Cameras, telematics and smart tachographs can bring a range of operational benefits to HGV operators ready to embrace new technology.

Brand-new commissioned research by Motor Transport and sister title Commercial Motor looks at the way HGV operators are deploying such technology on their fleets and the operational changes it brings to their business.

Whether equipment has been fitted to comply with city safety regulations, upon the request of a customer, or simply to ease the paperwork burden faced by fleet managers, our research drills into the reasons why certain technology is used.

And for those operators less keen on taking the plunge, we explore the reasons why.

The 'Hot Topics: Cameras, Telematics & Tachographs' report is inserted into this week’s Motor Transport (14 November) and also available free-of-charge as a downloadable online issue at: