Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety
Please click here for the statement of Daphne Izer, Founder of Parents Against Tired Truckers.
To view the webcast of the release event, please click here.
Please click here for the full article.
Please click here for the full media availability notice.
MEDIA ADVISORY: FAMILIES OF CHILDREN KILLED IN CAR BACKOVER INCIDENTS AND SAFETY GROUPS PLEAD FOR OBAMA ADMINISTRATION TO TAKE LIFESAVING ACTION
A press event will be held on Thursday, April 11th at 1 p.m. EDT to demand the Obama Administration issue a final rear visibility rule from the Cameron Gulbransen Kids Transportation Safety Act. This event will feature U.S. Representative Peter King (R-NY) and Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), along with safety advocates and families of children affected by backover crashes.
Please click here for the full media advisory.
These recent crashes have drawn the focus of the media and the public to the dangerous and all-to-deadly consequences of lapses in occupant protection and operational safety. CBS This Morning aired a segment on February 15th in response to a deadly crash in the San Bernadino Mountains of Southern California that can be viewed here.
Please click here for the press kit of the news conference held January 11, 2012.