Family of toddler killed by runaway trailer call for compulsory testing after half of drivers found to be towing unsafely

Spot checks found that 30 per cent of trailers on the road had defects and were not safe to use

A Bristol family devastated by a run away trailer have called for compulsory testing after spot checks found 50 per cent of motorists were towing unsafely.

The Hussey family’s campaign, following the death of their three-year-old son Freddie in 2014, for better towing safety convinced the Department for Transport last year to carry out inspections of light trailers, such as horse...
source: Bristol Post

2019-07-22 09:35
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