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Unformatted text preview: has been a 37% increase in registered large trucks and a 91% increase in miles traveled by large trucks Safety Cont. Over the same time period, the number of large trucks involved in fatal crashes each year has declined by 8 %, and the vehicle involvement rate for large trucks in fatal crashes has declined by 52 % Safety Cont. More efficient equipment will lead to less stops for truckers and continuous steady safe pace for drivers PREPASS The "EZPass" for Trucks Overall... Issues effecting government regulation, safety and efficiency of trucking is contributing to technological advances in truck equipment. "Trucking, the backbone of American commerce in this century and the next." Future view. (future of trucking) Modern Brewery Age, March 23, 1998, by Seth Skydel Bibliography Future view. (future of trucking) Modern Brewery Age, March 23, 1998, b...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course KP 100 taught by Professor Lenord during the Fall '06 term at United States Merchant Marine Academy.
- Fall '06