Tag: Highway Traffic

Impact & Regulations

NHTSA Plans Survey, Research to Find Out Why Drivers Speed

October 27, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

With continuing concerns about speeding on the nation’s highways, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration plans to conduct a survey-research effort to ask 1,500 drivers with one or more recent speeding tickets why they speed — and why others with […]

Impact & Regulations

NHTSA defends new standard for truck trailer underride guards

June 30, 2022

Via: FreightWaves

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is upgrading safety standards on rear underride protection on tractor trailers to help prevent crashes involving passenger vehicles, but safety advocates say the changes do not go far enough. Rear underride crashes occur when […]