NTSB Details Three Safety Recommendations to NHTSA.
Press Release Summary:
July 17, 2012 - National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recommends that National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) develop performance standards for advanced speed-limiting technology for heavy vehicles (H-12-20). After establishing such performance standards, H-12-21 requires all newly manufactured heavy vehicles be equipped with appropriate devices. Safety recommendation H-12-22 calls for evaluating effects of seat spacing and armrests as factors for potential occupant injury.
Original Press Release
NTSB Safety Recommendations H-12-20 through -22
Press release date: July 12, 2012