There are technical problems, but the industry has justifiable concerns as to the most effective safety systems to install.
All that is needed is government-led research to identify the optimum system, and for the Department of Transport then to introduce the necessary regulations for construction and use.
The Bus and Coach Council has written to the Minister for Roads and Safety formally requesting such research. So far it has had no reply.
Director, Public Affairs
Bus & Coach Council
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