The Driver First Assist (DFA) campaign has won funding from the Department of Transport. The not-for-profit road safety initiative will use the funding to assist in communicating the benefits of first responder training to a wider audience of professional drivers, fleet operators and transport managers.
A procurement project that has made the first standardised uniform for UK Ambulance Trusts is set to save the National Health Service £3.4million.
Many LGV drivers may be lacking crucial first aid and road traffic incident management skills, according to the RTITB.
Mackworth Vehicle Conversions has launched a cycle safety door, the Mackworth Cycle Vision, for selected DAF, Renault and Volvo vehicles.
Fitting 360-defree cameras in HGVs will provide a “quicker and more immediate solution” to driver blind spots than re-designing lorry cabs, road safety campaign SteerSafe has said.