New cycle safety system for HGVs being trialled

Cycle Safety Shield, HGV safety system trial

Ealing Council in West London today launched a new cyclist detection system trial for lorries, which could help reduce blind spot danger to cyclists and pedestrians.

Cycle Safety Shield features Mobileye technology, which can differentiate between a person and a passing bollard or railing up to 30m away, helping avoid the false alarms which dogged earlier technology.

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