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Truck Side Guards Can Prevent Pedestrian Deaths in NYC


Read the most recent article on our website about a pilot program to install side guards on city-owned trucks in New York City. Side guards prevent people hit by a truck from falling under the rear wheels and being crushed. This approach has greatly reduced pedestrian and cyclist deaths in the United Kingdom and elsewhere in the European Union.

Review the article at Proposal to Prevent Pedestrian and Bicycle Accidents