Midlothian joins other areas with improved refuse lorry safety devices

Midlothian council has invested in technologies that work to reduce collisions between HGVs and cyclists

Cyclists in the Midlothian area have been afforded the same safety measures as those in London, Luton and Cardiff when passing refuse lorries.

Midlothian Council has installed Cyclear System technology on four of its refuse trucks that illuminates a large disc at the rear to warn cyclists when the lorry is to turn left.

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