How much do car drivers know about trucks? A truck driver knows it takes the length of a football field to bring a big rig going 55mph to a full stop, but does the SUV driver chatting on a cell phone in the next lane understand that? … More How Can Cars & Trucks Share the Road Safely?
The New York Times features a story on the debate over trucking laws and the government’s role in regulating the industry. Families who have lost loved ones in truck-related accidents are calling for tougher laws on trucks, focusing on how many hours a trucker can drive in a day and training requirements.