Vehicle Safety

A pile of paperwork

Essential fleet safety report delays puttin...

May 18, 2022No Comments

Holman is calling on the fleet industry to work together to tackle delays in receiving compliance paperwork for inspection, servicing, maintenance, and repair (SMR) work.

Nissan Qashqai

Euro NCAP Assisted Driving results

May 11, 2022No Comments

The latest round of Euro NCAP results feature assessment of four new cars with ‘Level 2’ Assisted Driving systems. The gradings are based on dedicated

DVSA Roadside Checkpoint

Revised guidance on categorisation of vehic...

Apr 21, 2022Comments off

Revised guidance on how the DVSA will categorise vehicle defects in roadside checks has been published today, 20 April 2022. This guide outlines the actions

Delivery vans in a row

Commercial vehicle safety should be top pri...

Apr 07, 2022Comments off

The recent introduction of the Highway Code Hierarchy and enforcement of the Direct Vision Standard in London has made commercial vehicle safety top of the

Lorries in sunlight

How high definition is helping to improve f...

Mar 29, 2022Comments off

Safety cameras have become ubiquitous on commercial vehicles. From 360-degree all round protection to vehicle CCTV, cameras have significantly reduced collisions and injuries, successfully protecting

FIAT Ducato

FIAT Ducato secures world-first Platinum Co...

Feb 16, 2022Comments off

The world’s only Commercial Van Safety Rating programme, administered by vehicle safety experts at Euro NCAP and Thatcham Research, has awarded Fiat’s Ducato model a

HGV brakes being tested

Beyond the brake test

Feb 14, 2022Comments off

For every vehicle you manage, your brake test report can tell you more than whether the vehicle has passed or failed a test. So, you

Direct Vision

Former Transport Ministers call on Grant Sh...

Feb 02, 2022Comments off

Former transport ministers have written to UK Transport Secretary Grant Shapps, calling on him to swiftly adopt new vehicle safety measures that have been described

Electric Volvo truck driving in snow

New unique safety feature for Volvo’s ele...

Jan 28, 2022Comments off

Volvo Trucks launches a new, patented safety feature for electric trucks – Active Grip Control. The new technology significantly improves stability, acceleration and braking in

Renault Zoe

Hero to Zero: Renault Zoe receives a Euro N...

Dec 08, 2021Comments off

Euro NCAP reveals its final safety ratings of 2021, covering the range from the best to the worst that the car industry has to offer