Posted on 23rd Jan, 2017 by Jonathan Peach
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?
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.
Posted on 5th Dec, 2016 by Jonathan Peach
Unfortunately, HGVs often sit in the high-risk category when it comes to vehicles on Britain’s roads. Incidents are far too frequent and when they do occur they’re often fatal or serious, which is why it pays to invest in additional safety technology. With this in mind, we’re giving you a run down of the biggest types of HGV incident and sharing our top Vision Techniques solutions.
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.
Posted on 28th Nov, 2016 by Jonathan Peach
One of the biggest concerns when it comes to fleets is fleet safety. Of course, safety doesn’t just apply to the vehicle operator. Fleets need to consider members of the public who are at risk too, should proper HGV safety technology not be used. In today’s blog, we’re looking at ways to reduce collisions, highlighting the best in vehicle safety technology from Vision Techniques.
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.
Posted on 2nd Nov, 2016 by Dominic Benabda
For the first time ever, Vision Techniques are attending the Euro Bus Expo at the NEC. BrakeSafe it taking centre stage on stand F76. As well as attending the Freight in the City show on stand P1.
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.
Posted on 14th Oct, 2016 by Dominic Benabda
On Thursday 13th October, we held our fourth VT Safety Day in Bruntingthorpe, in association with Rugby Council, British Gypsum and JPE Aggregates.
Posted on 11th Oct, 2016 by Jonathan Peach
If your business involves putting drivers out on the roads, it’s important to keep both your operators and the public safe. Clear safety practices are vital, along with vehicle safety technology, to minimise incidents and enhance driver awareness. At Vision Techniques, we offer plenty of solutions guaranteed to enhance fleet safety. From reducing the number of accidents to preventing theft and vandalism – there’s a safety technology for every major risk.