heavy goods vehicle


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heavy goods vehicle

n (Brit) → autoveicolo pesante da trasporto
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After the collision on Saturday, a police spokesman said: "Emergency services are in attendance at a serious road traffic collision involving a motor car and a heavy goods vehicle on Llanharry Road, Llanharry.
A police spokesperson said: "We are keen to speak to anyone who has witnessed the collision itself or the manner of driving of the heavy goods vehicle immediately prior to this incident.
A spokesperson for Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "A light goods vehicle containing 160 bottles of milk overturned on the M6 between junctions 21 and 21 southbound, following a road traffic collision with a heavy goods vehicle.
The 54-year-old driver of the heavy goods vehicle was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving.
Stolen airbag systems were also recovered, as was stolen property from heavy goods vehicles.
Reducing emissions from heavy goods vehicles is very challenging for operators and Sainsbury's will reduce CO2 emissions from these vehicles by around 30%.
An orange articulated heavy goods vehicle and a grey Peugeot RCZ collided, causing a substantial amount of damage to the Peugeot.
5 tonnes, will cut the average working week for heavy goods vehicle drivers from 55 hours to 48 and, says the FTA, would cost the industry more than pounds 1 billion and reduce productivity by ten per cent.
This actually tightens up the Commission's original proposal by adding a second mandatory stage starting in October 2005 and a third phase applicable in 2008, seeking to ensure future emission standards include the requirement to equip heavy goods vehicle diesel engines with technologies for after-treatment systems for exhaust fumes.
Coun John McElroy, Gateshead Council cabinet member for transport, said: "It is reassuring to see a heavy goods vehicle user as big as CEMEX taking road safety - and especially cyclist safety - so seriously.
A heavy goods vehicle hit a number of other HGVs and cars in the accident between Junctions 26 and 27, close to the junction with the M58 at around 11.
TWO motorists were taken to hospital after a car collided with a heavy goods vehicle in Dewsbury.