Some Truckers Are Unsafe at Any Speed

I would know.

Not self-driving.

Photographer: Meg Roussos/Bloomberg

Former American Trucking Associations executive Howard Abramson recently made a case in the New York Times for higher safety standards for trucks. It's not hard to understand why: Large trucks were involved in at least 327,000 traffic accidents in 2013, killing almost 4,000 and injuring 95,000.

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