Knowledge & Compliance Zones
Our comprehensive information zone, located behind the Seminar Theatre was the place to head for guidance on operating cleanly, safely and efficiently in urban areas.
Clean Air Zone and Ultra Low Emission Zone guidance: Experts from the Road Haulage Association, Transport for London, and Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership were on hand to provide guidance on how to meet new emissions requirements in major UK cities.
Vulnerable road user safety: Visitors were able to meet with Transport for London to gather the latest information on the Direct Vision Scheme rollout, and speak to the CLOCS team about ensuring fleet movements are not a danger to pedestrians or cyclists.
Safe and secure: The Metropolitan Police and Road Haulage Association were on hand to offer advice on load security, safer parking, anti-terrorism procedures and enforcement priorities.
Cleaner fleets: The Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership and Transport for London’s LoCITY teams were on hand to offer impartial guidance on exploring new vehicle technologies on fleets, including alternative fuels and retrofit.
Safer urban driving and eco-driving: Teams from LoCITY, FORS and RTITB spoke about essential driver training courses for operators delivering into towns and cities.
Sustainable deliveries for businesses:
Cross River Partnership showed how it supports businesses in making deliveries more sustainable, from cargo bikes to consolidation hubs and shared vehicles.