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BrakeSafe highlighted at Labyrinth Safety Circle

Posted on 10th Mar, 2017 by Dominic Benabda

Vision Techniques had a very successful day at the Labyrinth Safety Circle event showcasing their rollaway prevention system BrakeSafe.

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Bigger Problems: What Makes Heavy Goods Vehicles So Dangerous?

Posted on 23rd Jan, 2017 by Jonathan Peach

Bigger Problems: What Makes Heavy Goods Vehicles So Dangerous? Feature Image

It’s common knowledge that Heavy Goods Vehicles are far more dangerous than other traffic, especially when driven badly or irresponsibly. According to research published in 2015, more than half of fatal road accidents on motorways involve HGVs, and they’re five times as likely to be involved in a fatal accident on a minor road than any other traffic. So what makes them so dangerous, and how can we make them safer?

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BrakeSafe Breaks Record with 5th Award Win of the Year

Posted on 14th Dec, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vehicle safety experts Vision Techniques have concluded the year with yet another award win for their rollaway preventing system VT BrakeSafe – which brings the award total to five wins across a variety of transport award ceremonies.

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Vision Techniques wins 5th Award of the Year with BrakeSafe

Posted on 2nd Dec, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vehicle safety experts Vision Techniques have ended 2016 with yet another award win for BrakeSafe, which takes the rollaway preventing system to a total of five awards across multiple industries this year. The most recent award was won at the Commercial Fleet Safety Awards in November.

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Vision Techniques support Biffa’s DROPs campaign

Posted on 25th Nov, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

VT Record system aids Biffa’s DROPs campaign by capturing thousands of incidents of reckless driving on pavements.

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Vision Techniques interviewed about Motor Transport Award

Posted on 19th Oct, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vision Techniques were interviewed by Hayley Pink from Commercial Motor magazine about their Motor Transport Award winning system BrakeSafe.

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Another accolade for BrakeSafe at Fleet Safety Awards

Posted on 30th Sep, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vision Techniques attended the Fleet Safety Awards with their new system BrakeSafe that was highly recommended for the Innovation Award.

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Fourth event planned following the great Success of previous Safety Days

Posted on 29th Sep, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vision Techniques has held three days so far that have been greatly successful and a fourth Safety Day is planned in the Midlands on 13th October 2016.

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Vision Techniques sponsoring an award and nominated for another at Fleet Safety Awards 2016

Posted on 29th Sep, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vision Techniques are sponsoring the Global Road Safety Award and have been nominated for the Innovation Award with BrakeSafe.

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Does an increase in road freight activity raise the need for safety?

Posted on 5th Sep, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

Does an increase in road freight activity raise the need for safety?

According to the Department for Transport, domestic road freight activity increased in 2015. The statistics, released in August 2016, showed a rise in the distance covered, goods moved, and goods lifted by HGVs during 2015. With more HGVs on the road, freight-related accidents continued to be an issue too. In 2015, there were 6,037 accidents involving at least one HGV and 8,344 casualties.

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