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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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Where are the blind spots on a HGV?

Posted on 30th Jun, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

Where are the blind spots on a HGV?

Although lorries make up just 4% of London’s traffic, they’re responsible for more than 50% of the cycling fatalities. The main reason behind accidents involving cyclists and HGVs is the blind spot problem, which often leaves cyclists out of sight and at risk. Through better awareness of HGV blind spots and the use of safety technology, the blind spot problem can be greatly reduced.

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BrakeSafe becomes an Award Winning System after Tipex 2016

Posted on 13th Jun, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

Vision Techniques winner of the Innovation Award 2016 after a successful few days at the Tipex show this year.

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Vision Techniques are holding a third VT Safety Day, this time in West Dumbarton and is free for anyone to attend

Posted on 26th May, 2016 by Dominic Benabda

After the success of the Safety Days held in Skipton and Sunderland, Vision Techniques are proud to announce another event as part of the Safety Day Season. This time the event will be coming to Scotland, more specifically West Dumbarton.

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What are the challenges for freight in London?

Posted on 17th May, 2016 by Jonathan Peach

forklift truck loading a hgv lorry

With a new mayor in place in London comes a new opportunity to improve on the current issues faced by freight. Moving forward, the logistics industry want the challenges their sector face to be embraced when the new major sets out his policy agenda.

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