Everything tagged with inquest

Blog post: Ying Tao inquest: police asked to reconsider lorry driver prosecution

Police asked to reconsider lorry driver prosecution after inquest into cyclist death Following the inquest last week into the tragic death of Ying Tao, who was killed in a collision with a lorry while cycling at Bank Junction last June, Le...

Blog post: London Cycling Campaign calls for government and private sector to make 'direct vision' lorries standard on city streets

The London Cycling Campaign is calling on government and the private sector to do everything in their power to make direct vision lorries the only type of lorry in urban streets. These lorries - such as the Mercedes Econic model (pictured above...

Blog post: Ellie Carey - Coroner's inquest hears detailed evidence of London lorry cycling fatality

22 year old Ellie Carey was killed on Tower Bridge Road in December 2011 when she was hit by a lorry turning left into Abbey st.The Coroner's inquest heard how she probably did not realise that the lorry was about to turn left sharply across her...