ATRI research clarifies large truck safety

May 2013
Bulk Transporter Exclusive Insight;5/31/2013, p1
The article discusses a study conducted by the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) which investigated variations in safety trends across medium- and heavy-duty trucks. The study found differences in safety trends between truck sizes, with medium-duty trucks generally performing worse compared to heavy-duty trucks. The implications of the study findings for crash mitigation efforts are also discussed.


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