CONSERVATIVE
New Forest East

TRANSPORT* – LED HEADLAMPS [79254] - 22 November 2021

TRANSPORT* – LED HEADLAMPS [79254] - 22 November 2021

Dr Julian Lewis:  To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent assessment his Department has made of motorists being dazzled by the brightness of LED headlights in oncoming vehicles as a factor in causing accidents after dark; what legal limitations are in place on the permitted level of brightness of those headlights, for the purpose of reducing the likelihood of their causing accidents; what (a) rules and (b) guidelines have been issued to car manufacturers on permitted brightness levels for headlights; and if he will make a statement.  [79254]

[Due for Answer on 25 November]