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Mayor Khan needs to slow down introduction of Direct Vision Standard for HGVs, says FTA

Patrick McDonnell
06 February 2018

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has warned Mayor of London Sadiq Kahn that his campaign to clean up the capital’s air is being damaged by trying to rush through the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) road safety scheme for lorries.

The FTA believes hundreds of HGVs would be on London’s roads now were it not for uncertainty over the DVS scheme.

According to the FTA, the length of time it is taking to finalise the qualification levels for the DVS, alongside an...

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