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Joint Statement on Tracy Morgan Settlement

JOINT STATEMENT OF JACKIE GILLAN, PRESIDENT OF ADVOCATES FOR HIGHWAY AND AUTO SAFETY, JOAN CLAYBROOK, CHAIR OF CITIZENS FOR RELIABLE AND SAFE HIGHWAYS, AND DAPHNE IZER, FOUNDER OF PARENTS AGAINST TIRED TRUCKERS ON TRACY MORGAN SETTLEMENT ON CRASH INVOLVING TIRED …

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Out-of-state big rigs wrecking on Kentucky’s roads

Out-of-state big rigs wrecking on Kentucky’s roads LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – A truck driver facing a reckless homicide charge after a fatal collision on I-64 is the latest example of out-of-state truck drivers involved in crashes on Kentucky roads… See …

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A Foolish Attempt to Weaken Truck Safety

From the New York Times: The trucking industry is again pushing Congress to allow bigger and heavier trucks with overworked drivers behind the wheel onto the country’s roads. Republican lawmakers have attached a long industry wish list to an appropriations bill that will be …

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Letter to Senate on Anti-Truck Safety Measures

May 21, 2015 Dear Senator: Within the last 48 hours, seven people were killed in two fiery truck crashes involving a FedEx double-trailer truck in Kentucky, and a possible tired truck driver in Georgia. We urge you to look at …

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TSC Letter to Secretary Foxx on House THUD Appropriations Bill

May 11, 2015 The Honorable Anthony Foxx Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE Washington, DC 20590 Dear Secretary Foxx: We commend your commitment to highway and auto safety as well as the U.S. Department of Transportation’s …

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Bloomberg: Trucking-Friendly Plan in Congress Decried as Attack on Safety

Trucking-Friendly Plan in Congress Decried as Attack on Safety May 4, 2015 5:00 AM EDT http://www.bloomberg.com/politics/articles/2015-05-04/trucking-friendly-plan-in-congress-decried-as-attack-on-safety