Everything tagged with End Lorry Danger

Blog post: Take Action: support safer lorries

Great news: the Mayor plans to introduce a new "direct vision" standard for lorries, ranking them by what the driver can see directly. Reducing ‘blind spots’ so drivers see people around them more easily, will give a lorry a higher s...

Blog post: Taxis turn their fire on Bank Junction

Photo: Matt Brown Taxi drivers, including representatives of the LTDA, are once again trying to scupper cycling schemes. And in this case, not just cycling, but walking and bus schemes too. The City of London is currently moving forward with a ...

Blog post: LCC WIN! Most dangerous lorries to be banned from London's streets

As a direct result of London Cycling Campaign action, Mayor Sadiq Khan has announced moves to fulfil one of his key #signforcycling pledges - to take a bold step towards ending lorry danger by making "Direct Vision" lorries, which are the s...

Blog post: Mayor responds as 13,000 Londoners call on him to End Lorry Danger

Mayor Boris Johnson says Transport for London will be looking at restrictions on lorry movements during rush hours 'for reasons of congestion not just cycle safety.' Johnson was responding during Mayor's Question Time' to questions from Londo...