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ELD’s DO NOT prevent truckers from working more than 70 hrs/wk

May
17,
2016
3

  ELD’s DO NOT keep truckers from working more that 70 hours/week Has the General Public and Safety Advocacy Groups been Duped? THE BIG LIE: ELD’s keep drivers from working more that 70 hours/week and thus have the ability to … Continue reading

Case Closed: Autos Leading Cause of Car-Truck Crashes

Feb
13,
2013
1

Most recently, the federal Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) program continues to hold the CMV driver at fault even when it is clear that the car driver was the leading factor in the accident. This continues to be an issue that … Continue reading

Driving Habits Major Cause of Car-Truck Crashes

Sep
20,
2012
2

By: Allen Smith Personal injury attorneys and safety groups work to heavily promote the dangers that the big 18-wheeler trucks create on our highways and interstates. Major news outlets do their part in this promotion as well. Safety organizations calling … Continue reading

Commercial Truck Drivers are Safest on the Road

Jan
25,
2012
1

Safety advocate groups continue to argue that commercial motor vehicle drivers contribute a major danger to road safety. Organizations and political leaders tend to bow to their suggestions in relationship to their own agendas. The bashing of our professional truck … Continue reading

Truckers Optimistic for Jasons Law bill through Senate Committee

Sep
21,
2010
1

Today we spoke again with the office of ranking minority member James Inhofe of the Environment and Public Works Committee. This has been where S971 has been for over a year, since first presented by NY Senator Charles Schumer, waiting … Continue reading

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