Unsafe Trucks

Number 22584
Subject Transportation
Source The Birmingham News
State AL
Year 2005
Publication Date 05/15/2005
Summary This investigation delved into the world of trucking in Alabama where there are too few state troopers, and even fewer inspectors. This story compared the number of truck inspections done in Alabama to other states and the consequences.
Category Computer-Assisted Reporting
Pages 14
Keywords trucks;transportation;Alabama;public safety;truck inspection;weighing stations;Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration;U.S. Department of Administration
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