Category: Flintshire

DOWN UNDER TRUCKING: turning, driving or parked – trucking can be risky

Australia’s a big trucking nation, but you wouldn’t know it from the way some road users drive. Also in this week’s Down Under Trucking: carelessness not terrorism; fugitive truck driver; police and regulatory enforcement.
Trucks unfortunately don’t ju…

Moped rider crushed by milk tanker after driver failed to check his blind spot

A moped rider was run over and killed by a milk tanker after the HGV driver had a “momentary” lapse in attention, a court has heard.
Mark Waite died at the scene of the crash after being crushed by a lorry at a roundabout  when the driver failed to pro…