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Maine and Vermont Press Release 12-23-10

Daphne Izer, founder of Parents Against Tired Truckers (P.A.T.T.) after her son Jeff and three of his friends were killed in a truck crash, the Truck Safety Coalition (TSC) and other safety organizations sent a letter to Governor Baldacci today …

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What is Driver Fatigue?

Background: • Truck driver fatigue has been recognized as a major safety concern and a contributing factor to fatal truck crashes for over 70 years. • Studies sponsored by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) reveal that 65% of …

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Maine and Vermont Overweight Truck Pilot Program

Maine Vermont FOIA Information Released Maine Vermont FOIA Information Revealed (PDF) Vermont Truck Interstate Pilot Study (PDF) Commerce Effects VT State Review (PDF) Press Release Maine and Vermont Overweight Truck Pilot Program Puts Motoring Public at Risk (PDF) Dangerous Maine …

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Letter on Maine and Vermont Truck Weight Exemption

Anti Safety, Special Truck Provision for Maine and Vermont has no place in the continuing resolution.  Consumer health, safety, and environmental groups, and truck crash victims and survivors strongly oppose extending the federal truck weight exemptions. Read More…

Response to Letter from Secretary Dill and Commissioner Cole – Email

Michael.Onder@dot.govSent: Thursday, May 13, 2010 2:34 PMJohn.Zicconi@state.vt.us; Getchell, Chip; Elder, RobertErnie.Blais@dot.gov; Jonathan.McDade@dot.gov; Jeffrey.Lindley@dot.gov; Rolf.Schmitt@dot.gov; Tony.Furst@dot.govSubject: Response to letter from Secretary Dill and Commissioner ColeAttachments: Letter to Commissioners ME-VT.pdf

Letter from Maine and Vermont – Email

Michael.Onder@dot.govSent: Thursday, May 06, 2010 9:24 AMJohn.Zicconi@state.vt.us; Getchell, ChipJeffrey.Lindley@dot.gov; Rolf.Schmitt@dot.govSubject: RE: Letter from Maine and Vermont