Safety

Safety – guaranteed

  • excellent visibility thanks to clear-glass headlamps for optimum road illumination; xenon lights are available as an option
  • Wind deflectors and corner panelling reduce dirt build-up on side windows and doors
  • am optional roller sunblind for the driver and co-driver reduces glare and heat penetration on hot days
  • manually controlled heated rear-view mirrors prevent misting and icing over
  • wide-angle exterior mirrors attached to the bottom and mirrors repositioned to extend a further 50 mm out from the truck afford excellent visibility towards the rear. The use of convex mirrors helps to reduce the size of blind spot
  • the heated front mirror allows the driver to keep an eye on everything, including the area directly in front of the cab
  • all cabs crash-tested (in accordance with European ECE R29 standard)
  • Non-slip steps leading up to the cab
  • Telligent® brake system relays brake commands electronically (available as an option)
  • available as an option: the turbobrake* with 450 kW braking power for enhanced safety
  • the integrated hill holder prevents the vehicle from rolling forward or back inadvertently, thus making it significantly easier to pull away on a slope
  • Telligent® stability control detects potential instabilities such as skidding or swerving and counteracts these where physically possible
  • Telligent® roll control is available as an option for fully air-sprung dropsiders for adapting damping characteristics to the current driving conditions. This improves safety, comfort and load cushioning during transit.
  • Telligent® proximity control* provides additional safety by maintaining a specified distance from the vehicles travelling ahead
  • Telligent® Lane Assist* warns the driver by means of an audible warning tone if the vehicle is in danger of straying inadvertently from its lane
  • non-splintering, flame-retardant materials used inside the cab
  • standard-specification air-sprung standard driver’s suspension seat with integrated 3-point seat belt
  • Driver option: airbag in conjunction with belt tensioner
  • the large windscreen and deep-set side windows ensure outstanding visibility

* available for Axor models from 265 kW (360 hp) upwards, not for tippers nor cement mixers