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NHTSA Adopts New Truck Braking Standards

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Reprinted from The Safety Record, Volume 6, Issue 4, August / September 2009 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has passed a strict new braking rule for heavy trucks designed to significantly reduce fatalities, injuries and property damage by reducing their stopping distances by 30 percent.