Lorries face London ban 'to protect cyclists'

Lorries face London ban 'to protect cyclists'
 

Thousands of lorries could be banned from London to make the roads safer for cyclists, under plans proposed by London Mayor Sadiq Khan.
He wants a rating system from zero to five stars for heavy goods vehicles based on the driver's level of vision from the cab.
The 35,000 zero star-rated HGVs currently operating in London would be banned by 2020 under the proposals.
The Road Haulage Association accused the mayor of "demonising lorries".
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30 September 2016 in Regional, Views: 34
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