Month: November 2019

Government to introduce green number plates for zero emission cars

The UK government has launched a consultation on the introduction of green number plates for electric and hydrogen-powered vehicles. The consultation aims to commend those who have chosen to drive a low or zero-emissions vehicle, making them more easily identifiable and helping those who wish to take advantage of local incentives such as free or … Read more

Mayor of London launches Direct Vision Standard

The Direct Vision Standard (DVS) was launched last week by Mayor Sadiq Khan, Transport for London (TfL) and London Councils to remove dangerous Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) from the British capital. The DVS seeks to eliminate dangerous blind spots from certain categories of commercial vehicles which have been proven to be the cause of pedestrian … Read more