Friday, October 22, 2021
Smart Motorway

DfT promises boosted safety measures on ALR smart motorways

Transport Secretary Grant Shapps builds on 2020 action plan and promises that technology to recognise stopped vehicles will be in place before any new...
Yellow Buses roving cleaner in action

Roving cleaner position made permanent by Yellow Buses

Bournemouth operator Yellow Buses has made permanent a roving cleaner team member position. The operative cleans touch points on its vehicles as they pass...
Stagecoach bus in Manchester

Stagecoach drivers lead GreenRoad safety scheme for fifth consecutive year

Stagecoach has commended its bus drivers for leading the way in the GreenRoad driving safety measurement programme for the fifth consecutive year. The safety and...
National Express COVID-19 precautions

National Express awarded five-star safety rating from British Safety Council

National Express’ UK coach and bus fleets have both been awarded a five-star safety rating from the British Safety Council for the seventh and...
Wheely-Safe TPMS system now compatible with telematics

Wheely-Safe upgrades include TPMS telematics connectivity

Wheely-Safe is making its intelligent tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS), wheel loss and brake temperature sensing technologies available for connection to vehicle telematics systems...
Camira launches StaySafe for its seat fabrics

Camira launches StaySafe product for its seat fabrics

Camira has launched StaySafe. It describes the product as “an advanced textile treatment befitting the COVID-19 age” that reduces the potential for viral transmission...
AirLabs AirBubbl

AirLabs: Capture coronavirus before it can land

The air quality debate has been heightened by the COVID-19 pandemic. AirLabs is looking at how air inside vehicles can be cleaned up What is...
Stagecoach works with GreenRoad to prevent bridge strikes

Stagecoach works with GreenRoad to prevent bridge strikes

Stagecoach is working with GreenRoad on a £4m national rollout of bridge strike prevention technology. It will capture 8,000 coaches and buses by the...
Grayson Thermal Systems

Grayson Thermal Systems upgrades cab A/C on 1,200 buses

Grayson Thermal Systems has made alterations to the cab air-conditioning systems of 1,200 buses in London to further protect drivers against coronavirus COVID-19.  The work...
Alfa Travel Aura Air case study

Alfa Travel case study shows benefits of Aura Air system

Alfa Travel has completed a case study on its use of the Aura Air filtering, disinfecting and monitoring system, which has been deployed across...

Winners named at 10th IRTE Skills Challenge awards ceremony

Thursday 21 October saw the 10th anniversary IRTE Skills Challenge awards ceremony and the announcement of the winners of this year’s anniversary event. It was...