Truck Accidents: Could A Lower Speed Limit Be the Answer?
Pros and cons of a proposal by the American Trucking Association and Road Safe America to limit maximum truck speed to 68 mph. How to communicate with insurance companies if you are involved in an accident.The Long Haul-Carbon Monoxide and the Trucking World
Truck drivers of all kinds confront many dangers on the roads today. From bad weather to bad drivers, some days it seems like the world is conspiring against you to keep you from delivering your load on time. While road crews shutting down 2 out of 3 lanes on a 9 degree down grade, blown tires sending rubber shrapnel everywhere, and just getting plain old tired are very tangible hazards, there is another that is very easy to overlook. It is nearly impossible to detect with your five senses and potentially more dangerous than anything else out there. This threat is carbon monoxide.
When one thinks about a truck canopy, you will usually think of the small covering that attached to the back of a small truck.My Boycott Against French Products Starts With Snails But Ends With Tonneau Covers
After the Parisians spit in the eye of Uncle Sam, I hopped right onto the O’Reily bandwagon and stopped spending my hard-earned, over-taxed dollars on French goods. Though most of my chums down at the Elk’s Lodge decided to extend the ban to everything that sounds remotely French, I had to draw the line at tonneau covers. I mean, just because I think Chirac is a grade-A weenie doesn’t mean that I want to put up with poorer gas mileage. So I took a stand and got a tonneau. Here’s my story.Preparing Your Truck For Summer
Truck preparation for summer is considered to be very important as the heat is likely to cause extreme damage to the vehicle. Checking out various aspects of the vehicle for summer is quite important as it ensures the safety of you and your loved ones.Vinyl Window Graphics
Perhaps one of the most challenging matters in the world of vehicle wrapping is the application of vinyl graphics to glass windows. Sure, installing vinyl stickers and decals on the car’s body is complicated enough. But there is none the more difficult than placing vinyl on glass.Learning The Differences Between Nerf Bars And Nerf Footballs, The Hard Way
When I see the word “Nerf,” the first thing that comes to my mind is a plush oval spiraling through the sky. However, I had to adjust my internal definition after I started accessorizing my F-150. Turns out that some companies out there have taken that universal term for spongy foam and applied it to cold, hard steel step bars. And as I found out one agonizing afternoon in the park, the similarities between a flying cushion and a metal tube are few and far between.Is ULSF As Safe For Diesel Engines As They Say?
Seems like everyone is happy now that the new Ultra Low Sulfur Fuel (ULSF) is out. The environmentalists because they think they’ll have cleaner air. Big oil companies because they’ve got more reasons to keep the cost of diesel fuel high…