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Jennifer Tierney Letter to the Editor: Bill should focus on safety

It has been more than 30 years since my father, James Mooney, was killed in a large truck crash. He was driving on a dark rural road at a time when truck conspicuity was barely a consideration. I see too …

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NY Times Op-Ed The Trucks Are Killing Us

By HOWARD ABRAMSON AUG. 21, 2015 ACCIDENTS like the one that critically injured the comedian Tracy Morgan, killed his friend and fellow comedian James McNair, known as Jimmy Mack, and hurt eight others on the New Jersey Turnpike last year …

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Kim Telep Letter to the Editor

Federal studies affirm dangers of longer truck trailers | Letter I am writing in response to Mark Rosenker’s July 28 letter, “Longer truck trailers have a good safety record.”  Nearly three years ago my husband Brad, a truck driver, was …

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Op-Ed: Federal transportation bill shouldn’t sacrifice public highway safety

By Roy Crawford – August 19, 2015 Whenever I read about a fatal large-truck crash, my heart goes out to the families of those whose lives were ended too soon. I know what they are going through. More than 20 …

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Daphne Izer Statement In Response to NTSB Morgan Crash

Statement of Daphne Izer, Founder of Parents Against Tired Truckers (PATT) In response to the National Transportation Safety Board’s Hearing on Tracy Morgan Crash August 11, 2015 Over 20 years ago, my husband Steve and I founded Parents Against Tired …

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Letter to Senator Reid in Response Carl Pope Letter

August 6, 2015 The Honorable Harry Reid Minority Leader United State Senate Washington, D.C. 20510   Dear Senator Reid: Thank you for your longstanding and ongoing leadership on highway and auto safety. We have been made aware of a letter …

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