I often wonder how frequently this column strikes a chord with readers. Sure, I've routinely received emails and phone calls. But never have I received as much feedback as I did in response to my December Bold Moves column
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recently released its analysis of a single-vehicle passenger bus crash near Washington, DC, in 2004. The findings provide yet another link between crashes and driver cell phone use.
In late October, the American Trucking Assns. petitioned the Dept. of Transportation to require the installation and oversight of speed governors on all new commercial vehicles with GVWRs of more than 26,000 lb.