TITLE

SPEED GOVERNORS AND THE COMING PUBLIC DEBATE

AUTHOR(S)
Snyder, Patricia N.; Frank, Wright J.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Transportation Law, Logistics & Policy;First Quarter2007, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a perspective on the issues regarding the proposal of the American Trucking Associations (ATA) in capping truck speeds at 68 mph. Under the proposal, engine manufacturers to install speed governors on all new truck engines. In addition, it is stated in the proposal that vehicle with over 10,000 pounds weight should be governed at a maximum speed not to exceed 68 mph.
ACCESSION #
24428717

 

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