Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder


Part of Backbench Business — Private Members’ Bills – in the House of Commons at 8:20 pm on 2nd September 2013.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Mark Lazarowicz Mark Lazarowicz Labour, Edinburgh North and Leith 8:20 pm, 2nd September 2013

Absolutely. I know that in some of the e-mails and letters that I have had from constituents in the run-up to this debate, a number of cases have been highlighted where people or their relatives have been the victims of HGVs in that way. That must be dealt with as a priority. It can be done quite easily now with current technology and I hope that the Minister will give some indication in his response as to how these changes can be introduced. They are UK-wide measures and therefore relevant to all of us in the Chamber, from whichever part of the UK we come.