London Mayor Boris Johnson, in Israel as part of a trade and business delegation, praised the innovations made by the Israeli company Mobileye to help improve road safety in the UK’s biggest and most congested city. “It’s fantastic to see that cutting edge technology, such as Cycle Safety Shield developed by Mobileye in Israel, is being utilized to help make London’s roads safer,” said Johnson.
UK-based public and regulated services provider Amey is investing in a new fleet technology that aims to make drivers more aware of cyclists and pedestrians.
Refuse collection vehicles are being fitted with technology designed to make cyclists safer by giving drivers warning of an object in their blind spot, as well as providing audible signals when the left hand indicator is in use.
Hundreds of Australians die on our roads every year, but new crash technology could help to dramatically change those tragic figures.
The people and organisations that make a real difference to transport across London were recognised at the 12th annual London Transport Awards last night. The London Borough of Southwark picked up the top award of the night for Transport Borough of the Year, London Overground (LOROL) took the Rail Operator of the Year title while Abellio London & Surrey won Bus Operator of the Year.
A safety sensor which alerts drivers to cyclists is to be fitted on all of Ealing Council’s lorry fleet following a successful trial.
New software is being trialled to try to reduce deaths on London’s roads, Transport for London (TfL) has confirmed.