Modern semitrailers for the most part do a good job of keeping passenger vehicles from sliding underneath them, greatly increasing the chances of surviving a crash into the back of a large truck, recent tests by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety show. But in crashes involving only a small portion of the truck's rear, most trailers fail to prevent potentially deadly underride. Learn more about risks trucks pose to Atlanta car drivers by clicking here.
Underride guards on most semi trucks leave Atlanta passenger vehicle occupants at risk in certain crashes
Submitted by Jen on Thu, 04/14/2016 - 17:50