Recent statistics show that the number of road accidents involving cyclists has risen over the last ten years. Media focus has pointed to technology and legislation as the solution, but leading workplace transport training body, RTITB, suggests drivers should be more accountable, with a focus on improving driver training and awareness to tackle the problem.
It was recently revealed in a parliamentary question and answer session that DVSA prosecutions have fallen by almost a third over the last year. But what are the reasons for the drop and why might it be a step in the right direction?
The battle lines have been drawn and in less than four months from now Britain could start the process of separating itself from the European Union (EU).
Technologies to enable effective, paperless operations have been in place for many years. Yet despite the proven benefits of reduced cost, improved efficiency and enhanced customer service, too many organisations wait until paperless processes are mandated through legislation or competitive pressures before making the move.
For many companies a lack of facilities, manpower or resources can mean that making even the simplest product enhancements becomes anything but the straightforward task that it should be.