Does the lack of adequate parking for trucks contribute to decreased road safety?
Read what is happening in one state: The illegal truck stop that has North Jersey cops at their wit’s end, http://www.nj.com/bergen/index.ssf/2016/08/the_illegal_truck_stop_that_has_north_jersey_cops_at_their_wits_end.html
Here is an online petition started by truckers calling for a solution to a perceived truck parking problem: https://www.change.org/p/flip-the-law-fmcsa-please-direct-states-to-provide-rest-stops-for-truckers
National Coalition on Truck Parking:
What is the truth of the matter? Do we need to find a solution? Would doing so contribute to safer highways?
That’s what I would like to know.
Let’s find a way to address these kind of traffic safety issues as a nation — united and intentional to protect our loved ones.
Calling for a Traffic Safety Ombudsman to oversee such a lofty but doable goal: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/384/321/600/end-preventable-crash-fatalities-appoint-a-national-traffic-safety-ombudsman/