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    Michigan court upholds injury verdict

    May 29, 2017 12:00AM by John G Smith

    DETROIT, MI – The Michigan Court of Appeals has reaffirmed a US $22.6-million personal injury verdict in a case that involved a truck driver hitting another driver.

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    CSA System Works, Statistics Show

    December 8, 2014 12:00AM by Theona Baetu

    PORTLAND, OR – Compliance Safety Accountability (CSA) works. Stats show a 17-percent drop in violations since 2010, from about 600,000 violations per month to under 500,00.

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    Corridor safety committee formed following B.C. highway crashes

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    KAMLOOPS, B.C. — A curvy stretch of B.C. highway between Kamloops and Merritt got a little attention recently after a handful of accidents involving heavy trucks.

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    Crash Stats Skewed Against Big Trucks

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    ATLANTA, GA – The number of heavy-duty truck crashes in the U.S. decreased by a factor of about 24 percent between 2000 and 2010.

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    ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Trucks no match for ‘Wreckhouse’ winds

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    PORT Aux BASQUE, Nfld. — It’s not uncommon in these parts to see tractor-trailers take to the air, getting blown clean off the Trans-Canada.

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    Truck critics group says FMCSA a ‘failure’ on safety

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    WASHINGTON — The number of truck-related fatalities on U.S. highways hasn’t budged in recent years, a group of long-time trucking critics stated at a press conference.