Industry Update: Driver Beware

Truck Debris

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Driver Beware: Dangerous debris in the road or from an unsecured load falling off other vehicles has been blamed for more than 200,000 crashes on U.S. roads between 2011 and 2014. A study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found 39,000 injuries and more than 500 deaths from those incidents during that time. It has been reported that a majority of these crashes are preventable, if drivers would just take the necessary precautions to secure their load or maintain their vehicle properly.
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