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TV-watching HGV driver kills woman

A haulage company has been fined £40,000 for a range of waste offences. Waste management firm Thompson Site Services appeared at Antrim Magistrates’ Court after the Northern Ireland Environment Agency stopped driver Trevor Castles transporting excavati…

Safety first: Part 3

THE STORY SO FAR
Mother Load is in need of her annual safety inspection and while Mark is talking about that with another driver, a third man approaches and tells Mark he knows a mechanic that does inspections for $500.
Mark checks out Ralph’s shop and…

Motorists facing delays as recovery of overturned lorry on A1 continues after vehicle spills load

Motorists have experienced severe delays as work to recover an overturned lorry on an A1 slip road continues.
The incident happened on the northbound slip road at J80  A19  heading to Seaton Burn Roundabout.
Initially, the exit slip road was closed and…

Load Covering Solutions turns 40

WILLIAMSHIRE, N.Y. – Load Covering Solutions (LCS) is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, and plans to expand its line of aerodynamic products over the coming decade.
The company celebrated the milestone at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Marc…

Truck driver has Italian Job moment after HGV tips up on building site in Ashby

A truck driver experienced an Italian Job moment when his lorry tipped up onto its back wheels on a building site.
The driver was left suspended six feet in the air and not daring to move – just like the characters in the cliffhanger ending of the hit …