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Ford fields highest tech Fiesta ever – just-auto.com (subscription)

just-auto.com (subscription) Ford fields highest tech Fiesta everjust-auto.com (subscription)With this first full redesign in about eight years the Ford B-segment baby, the UK’s top seller for years, can be had with no fewer than 15 driver assistance technologies in total, including adaptive cruise control, adjustable speed limiter, blind spot … and more » Read More… […]

Speed-limiter legislation reduces Ontario's at-fault truck collisions – Insurance Business Canada

Insurance Business Canada Speed-limiter legislation reduces Ontario’s at-fault truck collisionsInsurance Business CanadaSpeed-limiter legislation reduces Ontario’s at-fault truck collisions The percentage of speed-related at-fault collisions involving large commercial vehicles in Ontario has significantly dropped after the introduction of speed-limiter legislation in … Read More… Speed-limiter legislation reduces Ontario’s at-fault truck collisions – Insurance Business Canada

Bright lights leave truckie blue – dailytelegraph.com.au

dailytelegraph.com.au Bright lights leave truckie bluedailytelegraph.com.auPolice also issued a defect notice for a non-compliant speed limiter which allowed the truck to drive at 138.6km/h rather than 100km/h. CLAREMONT MEADOWS. About 12.40am on June 20, police and NSW Fire Brigade were called to a detached garage fire … and more » Read More… Bright lights leave truckie […]

Report: Truck Speed Limiters Improve Highway Safety in Ontario – Heavy Duty Trucking

Report: Truck Speed Limiters Improve Highway Safety in OntarioHeavy Duty TruckingThe Ontario Trucking Association, a strong proponent of mandatory speed limiters, said that although speed limiter opponents believed slowing down large trucks would lead to a dangerous speed differential and cause more collisions with passenger cars … Read More… Report: Truck Speed Limiters Improve Highway […]

Ontario study shows speed limiters improve truck highway safety – MM&D

Ontario study shows speed limiters improve truck highway safetyMM&DTORONTO, Ontario – Speed-related, at-fault collisions involving large commercial vehicles fell by a whopping 73 percent after mandatory speed limiter legislation took effect in Ontario, according to a recent study by the Ontario Ministry of … Read More… Ontario study shows speed limiters improve truck highway […]

Truck crashes down 73% in Ontario thanks to speed limiters: MTO study – Truck News

Truck crashes down 73% in Ontario thanks to speed limiters: MTO studyTruck NewsTORONTO, Ont. — Speed-related, at-fault collisions involving large commercial vehicles dropped by an impressive 73% after mandatory speed limiter legislation took effect in Ontario, according to a recent study by the Ontario Ministry of Transportation. and more » Read More… Truck crashes down […]

Could Pending Truck Regulations Lower The Number Of Accidents? – Digital Journal (press release)

Digital Journal (press release) Could Pending Truck Regulations Lower The Number Of Accidents?Digital Journal (press release)The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) was aggressive in introducing several proposals that could help to lower the number of truck accidents. Therefore, it’s important for the public to understand some of the pending truck regulations … Read […]

Crash rate drops 73%; MTO credits speed limiters – Today's Trucking News

Crash rate drops 73%; MTO credits speed limitersToday’s Trucking NewsTORONTO–Speed-related, at-fault collisions involving large commercial vehicles fell by a whopping 73-percent after mandatory speed-limiter legislation took effect in Ontario, according to a recent study by the Ontario Ministry of Transportation … and more » Read More… Crash rate drops 73%; MTO credits speed limiters – […]

Police penalise Hume Highway truck driver – Goulburn Post

Goulburn Post Police penalise Hume Highway truck driverGoulburn PostThe driver was issued penalty notices for class C vehicle exceed speed limit under 10km/h, vehicle not speed limiter compliant when driven on road and a work diary offence totalling $2739. RMS Heavy Vehicle Inspectors also grounded the vehicle with a … Read More… Police penalise […]

Truck hauling machinery clocked at 144km h – Sky News Australia

Sky News Australia Truck hauling machinery clocked at 144km hSky News AustraliaThe prime mover was hauling three excavators along the highway when it allegedly clocked 144km/h in a 110km/h zone in Pheasants Nest on Thursday morning. The maximum speed the Victorian-registered truck should have been travelling was 100km/h.Speeding truck “among fastest on record”Big RigsPrime mover […]

OPP lays 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitz – NorthBayNipissing.com

NorthBayNipissing.com OPP lays 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitzNorthBayNipissing.comOPP officers laid more than 125 speeding charges against commercial transport truck drivers during a provincewide, 24-hour safety blitz last week. During the June 15 and 16 campaign, dubbed Operation Corridor, officers stopped more than 700 trucks … Read More… OPP lays 127 speeding […]

Heavy vehicle laden with three excavators stopped at 144km/h at Pheasants Nest – Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser

Campbelltown Macarthur Advertiser Heavy vehicle laden with three excavators stopped at 144km/h at Pheasants NestCampbelltown Macarthur AdvertiserThe truck was travelling on the Hume Highway on June 15 when police detected its speed – despite it being restricted to 100km/h. State Traffic and Highway Patrol Command Assistant Commissioner Michael … A major grounded defect notice was […]

OPP lays 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitz – Brampton Guardian

Brampton Guardian OPP lays 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitzBrampton GuardianOPP officers laid more than 125 speeding charges against commercial transport truck drivers during a provincewide, 24-hour safety blitz last week. During the June 15 and 16 campaign, dubbed Operation Corridor, officers stopped more than 700 trucks … Read More… OPP lays […]

OPP lays 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitz – YorkRegion.com

YorkRegion.com OPP lays 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitzYorkRegion.comOPP officers laid more than 125 speeding charges against commercial transport truck drivers during a provincewide, 24-hour safety blitz last week. During the June 15 and 16 campaign, dubbed Operation Corridor, officers stopped more than 700 trucks … and more » Read More… OPP lays […]

OPP lay 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitz – YorkRegion.com

YorkRegion.com OPP lay 127 speeding charges during commercial transport truck safety blitzYorkRegion.comOPP officers laid more than 125 speeding charges against commercial transport truck drivers during a provincewide, 24-hour safety blitz last week. During the June 15 and 16 campaign, dubbed Operation Corridor, officers stopped more than 700 trucks … and more » Read More… OPP lay […]

Operation Corridor Flushes Out Aggressive, Unsafe Commercial Transport Truck Drivers – Canada NewsWire (press release)

Operation Corridor Flushes Out Aggressive, Unsafe Commercial Transport Truck DriversCanada NewsWire (press release)Other offences that resulted in significant charges were 78 seat belt charges, 57 follow too close charges, 40 distracted driving charges and 34 speed limiter charges. A total of 41 commercial transport trucks were taken out of service during the campaign. Read […]

An Auburn man has been charged after a road rage incident in Greystanes – Blacktown Sun

Blacktown Sun An Auburn man has been charged after a road rage incident in GreystanesBlacktown SunThe victim told police was driving a Honda Jazz sedan west along the M4 near Blacktown when he noticed a truck and trailer travelling very close behind him at about 2pm on Friday, June 16. The truck driver sounded the […]

Traffic Police, LTA and NEA mount joint enforcement blitz against heavy vehicle drivers – The Straits Times

The Straits Times Traffic Police, LTA and NEA mount joint enforcement blitz against heavy vehicle driversThe Straits TimesHalf an hour later, along Jalan Buroh, a trailer truck was stopped for several LTA offences, including faulty reverse lights, failing to display a speed limiter label and illegal modifications. In total, 62 summonses were issued against 30 […]

Heavy vehicle laden with three excavators stopped at 144km/h at Pheasants Nest – Wollondilly Advertiser

Wollondilly Advertiser Heavy vehicle laden with three excavators stopped at 144km/h at Pheasants NestWollondilly AdvertiserState Traffic and Highway Patrol Command Assistant Commissioner Michael Corboy said the truck’s speed was among the fastest on record. “To have such a heavy vehicle, laden with further heavy machinery, … A major grounded defect notice was issued to … […]

DOTr to start PUV Modernization Program on Monday – AutoIndustriya.com

AutoIndustriya.com DOTr to start PUV Modernization Program on MondayAutoIndustriya.comThe agency is pushing for anti-lock brakes for these vehicles, as well as a speed limiter. If the vehicle is not equipped with one, it will not be registered and not be allowed to serve as a PUV. The proposal also sees the requirement of a tracking […]

FMCSA stakeholder meeting reveals systemic challenges, tension … – Supply Chain Dive

FMCSA stakeholder meeting reveals systemic challenges, tension …Supply Chain DiveData, supply chain accountability and safety were the main topics of conversation at an at-times contentious meeting of the Motor Safety Carrier Advisory … and more » Read More… FMCSA stakeholder meeting reveals systemic challenges, tension … – Supply Chain Dive

The Latest Onboard Technology – Commercial Carrier Journal

Commercial Carrier Journal The Latest Onboard TechnologyCommercial Carrier JournalNearly every truck being manufactured today has a speed limiter built in, but it is up to individual fleets to determine whether or not they’re going to use it and the top speeds they’ll allow. Private fleets using the devices have said they increase … Read […]

Tesla Semi: everything we know about Tesla's upcoming all-electric truck – Electrek

Tesla Semi: everything we know about Tesla’s upcoming all-electric truckElectrekThey think the truck doesn’t have enough power or it doesn’t have enough range. And then with those with the Tesla semi we want to show that no, an electric truck actually can out-torque any diesel semi and if you had a tug-of-war competition, the …Tesla […]

I Went to a Place Where Trucks Can't Block All the Lanes on a Freeway – RoadandTrack.com

I Went to a Place Where Trucks Can’t Block All the Lanes on a FreewayRoadandTrack.comMany of our readers agreed with this, but I received a staggering amount of negative feedback from professional drivers (in the truck sense, not the Formula One sense) and other people working in America’s trucking industry. I was told that any […]

Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Tested: Formula 1-Style Shocks Make the Difference – ExtremeTech

ExtremeTech Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Tested: Formula 1-Style Shocks Make the DifferenceExtremeTechShock absorbers designed for Formula 1 race cars have found a home in the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 pickup truck. They help … The adjustable speed limiter was a big help going down hills, where the difference between 1.5 and 2.5 mph is significant. […]

Speed Limiter Technology Could Reduce the Number of Commercial Vehicle Accident Victims – Press Release Rocket

Speed Limiter Technology Could Reduce the Number of Commercial Vehicle Accident VictimsPress Release RocketPhiladelphia Injury Lawyer, Joel Kofsky, speaks about how truck accidents can be some of the most dangerous. We take a look at how the possibility of enforcing the use of speed limiters on commercial vehicles may curb the number of serious truck […]

Taxi union seeks more time to install speed governors | The Indian … – The Indian Express

The Indian Express Taxi union seeks more time to install speed governors | The Indian …The Indian ExpressThe Regional Transport Offices (RTO) in the city received a circular from the state on Wednesday to give fitness certificates only to those vehicles which are fitted … and more » Read More… Taxi union seeks more time to […]

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