TITLE

Chassis safety: Round two

AUTHOR(S)
Bonney, Joseph
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/19/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the decision of the U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSCA) to end the conflict between truckers and equipment owners over responsibility for chassis safety. Trade-unions promoting congressional bills to make equipment providers responsible for chassis safety; Statement from the FMCSCA on the insufficent data to quantify the relationship between chassis roadworthiness and highway safety; Reaction of attorney Jeffrey Lawrence to the decision.
ACCESSION #
12048333

 

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