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Is It Safe for Cars to Share the Road with 18 Wheelers?

Can 18 wheelers safely share the road with cars and smaller trucks? A minivan and a tractor trailer truck collided on Interstate 78 near Union, New Jersey recently. The incident resulted in one death. The fatal truck crash happened around exit 49 as the vehicles approached Route 124. The minivan’s driver-side was jammed against the truck and its front windshield…
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Did a Trucker Fall Asleep Prior to a New Jersey Truck Accident?

The South Brunswick Patch recently reported on a New Jersey truck accident where the trucker involved fell asleep behind the wheel prior to the wreck. Reportedly, the incident happened in South Brunswick on Rt. 522 at the Stouts Lane intersection. The traffic light at the intersection was damaged as a result of the wreck. The trucker fell asleep while driving,…
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How Would You Solve Fatigued Driving in the Commercial Trucking Industry?

In 2014, comedian Tracy Morgan’s limousine was slammed into by a Walmart truck driver on the New Jersey Turnpike. The truck driver had been awake for more than 24 hours. Tracy Morgan suffered a traumatic brain injury, and spent more than one year healing before returning to his career. Last week’s accident in Bridgewater also involved a drowsy semi-truck driver….
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