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Asset Alliance report looks at cost of clean air

The majority of operators would consider moving on from a client if the introduction of a clean air zone or low emission zone meant that doing business with them would no longer be cost effective, according to the findings of the Asset Alliance Industry Monitor 2019.

TV-watching HGV driver kills woman

Lorry driver Viorel Sandulache was distracted by a TV show on his mobile when he drove into the back of a 21-year-old woman’s car on the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge at the Dartford River Crossing in Kent. He was sentenced to nine years at Maidstone Crown Court on 8 April.

Six year ban for waste boss

A waste boss has been banned for six years after he breached environmental legislation at a site in Swindon. Averies Recycling was found to have held excess amounts of waste at the Marshgate site, which suffered a fire in 2014.