Company Number: 8844933
Telephone: +44 (0)7966 585752
Apollo Vehicle Safety Limited.
8 Rodbourne Road, Corston,
Malmesbury SN16 0HA
Our extensive experience covers a wide range of commercial vehicle research. This includes undertaking focussed research involving testing, theoretical analysis and reviews of scientific literature on the following subjects or policies (not exhaustive). Following the links should take you to examples of previous work in the area:
Extensive involvement in research involving the design and specification of vehicles from a safety point of view evolved into a leading role in the debate of the weights and dimensions of commercial vehicles. This required application of existing safety knowledge, the acquisition of considerable knowledge in the other areas of transport externalities, such as the effects on the environment and the infrastructure, and becoming proficient in the macro economics of freight transport and gaining an understanding of logistics practices. This culminated in appointment for 4 years as the Co-Chair of the European Road Transport Research Advisory Council's working group for Long Distance Freight Transport.
The likely effects of permitting longer and/or longer and heavier HGVs, in the: