Friday, December 3, 2021

Have your say on 10-year-old tyre ban proposals

The Department for Transport has opened a consultation on whether to ban tyres aged 10 years and over on coaches, buses, minibuses, HGVs and...

Senior TC Turfitt: Bridge strike can have effect on an O-Licence

Operators have been warned that a bridge strike involving one of their vehicles could place their O-Licence at risk because of data sharing between...

Ensure wheel safety with Checkpoint

Checkpoint hosted a demonstration of its stud and hub cleaner as well as providing vital information about wheel safety. It was issuing a guide which...

Next-gen braking confirmed for Tourismo

Mercedes-Benz  has confirmed that the fourth generation of its advanced life-saving safety system - Active Brake Assist 4 (ABA 4)  - will be fitted as standard...

CycleEye to go live on all MetroBus routes

CycleEye, developed by Bristol Engineering company Fusion Processing, is to be fitted to all First’s buses used on the new Bristol MetroBus network. It uses...

DfT and MWheels to work together to improve CV wheel safety

Following a meeting on 17 May, the Department for Transport (DfT) will work with MWheels to investigate ways in which the Heavy Goods Vehicle Inspection...

See differently with the twin-lens mirror

Ashtree Vision & Safety offers a range of safety mirrors and at the show, it was exhibiting its Cyclesafe mirrors. The Cyclesafe mirror is a...

Are your vehicles’ wheels Wheely Safe?

The implications of a wheel loss incident can be severe, for both your O-Licence and your reputation. Now, a product can mitigate that and...

Extra police for Greater Manchester’s network

Extra police for Greater Manchester’s network Additional police and security teams started patrolling Manchester’s buses and its Metrolink tram network from Saturday (15 July) as...

Glasgow motorway work is completed

Glasgow motorway work is completed Long-term roadworks on the M8, M73 and M74 motorways to the east of Glasgow have been completed and all 20,000...

National Express – Mechanical Support

National Express are recruiting for a Mechanical Support to join its team in their Coventry garage. Join us on the Journey and keep our communities...