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Distracted truck drivers cause many accidents

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Miami-Dade Expressway Authority is asking South Florida drivers to “make the pledge to be the safest drivers on the road, stay alert and avoid distractions.”  The following are facts that cause accidents: It is a fact that one out of every four accidents are caused by driver distraction or inattentive driving.  That adds up to…

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Commercial trucks on the highways

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Florida roads have commercial trucks on them all day long.  Someone asked what dangers are associated with these trucks on the roads.  Let me summarize for you.   Big-rigs or semi-trucks require a greater stopping distance than passenger cars.  If a car is following too closely and the truck needs to stop quickly, the car…

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