A Truck Driver’s Guide to Safely Navigating Railroad Crossings

We’ve all seen the videos. An 18-wheeler gets stuck at a railroad crossing as an oncoming train races towards it, with no hope of stopping in time. Helpless bystanders look on with terror as the driver abandons the vehicle and runs for cover. The results? They’re never pretty. In 2020, Operation Lifesaver reported 1,901 highway-rail grade crossing collisions. These accidents resulted in 688 injuries and 198 deaths. How do these...
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