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Self-driving bus trial set to lead to new safety features

The UK’s first full-sized autonomous bus using sensors to manoeuvre is being trialled at Stagecoach’s Sharston bus depot in Manchester. The pilot scheme could lead to new safety features such as cycle detection technology for future autonomous buses.

Veolia fined £1m after refuse worker run over and killed

Recycling firm Veolia ES has been fined £1m after one of its dustbin lorries reversed into an employee and crushed him.

Lorry driver struck during walkaround safety check

A delivery driver was hit by a reversing vehicle as he carried out a pre-use check on his lorry, a court has heard.


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Driver safety special: A mounting concern

Two years in, Biffa’s campaign to stop reckless driving on pavements has shifted gears. 

Driver safety special: Driven to change

Driver performance data is of limited use if you don’t use it to coach better behaviour. 

Formula E Operations: Circuit testing

We talk to the race organiser’s senior OSH manager about managing the world’s first fully electric car championship.