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  • ROSPA Ultra Low Emission Vehicles Document
    Published February 2019

    Driving Ultra Low Emission Vehicles – ROSPA

    ROSPA goes ‘Ultra Low’ with latest guide …

  • DVSA Logo The Standard Magazine
    Published February 2019

    DVSA ‘Guide to maintaining roadworthiness’

    Download now The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has updated its ‘Guide to maintaining roadwo…

  • Direct Vision Standard FORS
    Published January 2019

    Direct Vision Standard – have your say

    Have your say on making London’s lorries safer Transport for London (TfL) has launched a consultation on the final proposals to introduce a Direct Vision Standard and Safety Perm…

  • Vision of the future - The Direct Vision Standard - The Standard Magazine
    Published December 2018

    Vision of the future

    Tarmac has recently ordered 25 Mercedes-Benz Econics, which have been developed to allow better all-round vision from the driver’s seat As part of the FORS Members’ Conference,…

  • Lightweight Champions - the vehicle landscape is changing
    Published December 2018

    Lightweight Champions

    The vehicle landscape is changing in many different ways, not least the size of vehicles that operators are choosing for their fleets. Steve Banner investigates the…

  • Dash to the future - truck dashboards - The Standard Magazine
    Published December 2018

    Dash to the future

    Mercedes-Benz has designs on tomorrow’s truck dashboards. Brian Weatherley has been to Germany to learn that it’s all about the ‘User Interface’ – and delivering vital driver infor…