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Dallas road rage incident: Car brakes hard in front of truck

In a shocking road rage incident on a Dallas interstate, a car driver braked abruptly in front of a big rig causing the truck to come to a full stop. The angered motorist then confronted the trucker amidst the fast-moving traffic.

Dash cam footage: The entire altercation was caught by the truck's dash cam and uploaded by a YouTube user on April 18, 2024. It reveals the dangerous lengths the motorist went to just to shout at the trucker.

The trucker's take: The dash cammer said he was simply changing lanes when the car driver, who he hadn't seen, also tried to switch lanes. The motorist got angry and berated the trucker before driving away.

The video serves as a stark reminder of the dangers of unpredictable actions on the highway, especially in busy areas like Dallas. The truck driver is shaken but unharmed.

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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