In 1971 J. Standard Baker Quoted " Drivers Towing Trailers Are Four (4) Times As Unsafe As Those In Cars Alone!
Pregnant Woman Killed When Semi Wheel Comes Through Windshield
A semi-trailer tractor driver has been charged with a Federal Motor Carrier Safety Act violation for unsafe equipment after a wheel hub came detached, entering the windshield of a driver. The driver of the vehicle the hub hit was struck and killed, as was her unborn child. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov is looking into how this happened.
Why is nobody but us addressing "Wheel Offs" because the industry has figured out that it is cheaper to pay the claim and lawsuits than to fix and address this critical issue.