European Parliament make lorries safer for other road users
Today in the plenary session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg a large majority of MEP’s approved new rules to make big lorries safer for other road users, as cyclists and pedestrians.
ETSC press release: here
ECF ( Europ. Cyclist Federation)
While so-called trials with longer and heavier trucks are carried out in some member states, the EU takes with safety improvements and aerodynamic optimisations a different approach on truck weights and dimensions.