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NYSDOT dashcam captures risky car pass and snow plow collision

In a vivid reminder of the hazards of winter driving, the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) released dashcam footage showing a car colliding with a snow plow after trying to pass a big rig on a snow-covered road.

The incident: The video serves as a warning against attempting risky maneuvers in poor road conditions. The car was attempting to overtake a big rig and ended up crashing into a snow plow.

NYSDOT's message: The transportation department advises drivers to be cautious and avoid passing when roads are layered with snow and slush.

Outcome: Despite the dramatic collision, there were no injuries reported,

Cybersecurity risks in trucking: Experts warn of ELD vulnerabilities

A Colorado State University study exposes cybersecurity threats in the trucking industry through vulnerable Electronic Logging Devices that could risk vehicle control and data security.
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Atchafalaya Basin Bridge update ends split speed limits for trucks and cars

Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin Bridge implements a uniform 60 mph speed limit for all vehicles and sets right-lane-only rules for trucks to enhance road safety.
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FMCSA studies detention time's impact on trucker safety and efficiency

FMCSA initiates a study to understand the impact of shipping delays on truck driver safety and commercial vehicle operations, focusing on detention time and its effects on compliance, safety, and economic costs.
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