Honor our Heroes on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day.
On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed along a 50-mile stretch of heavily-fortified French coastline to fight Nazi Germany on the beaches of Normandy, France. General Dwight D. Eisenhower called the operation a crusade in which “we will accept nothing less than full victory.” More than 5,000 ships and 11,000 aircraft supported the invasion, and by day’s end, the Allies gained a foot-hold in France. The D-Day cost was high with more than 9,000 Allied soldiers killed or wounded as the march across Europe to defeat Hitler began. #dday
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The Department of Transportation (DOT) is about to mandate the use of speed limiters – also known as Electronic Control Modules (ECM) – on certain trucks traveling U.S. highways. The department’s March 2014 “Report of Significant Rulemaking” states that this new rule may become reality as soon as October of this year. This rule would apply to trucks weighing over 26,000 pounds and traveling on roads with a speed limit of at least 55 mph. Read more By Gary Wickert. http://www.claimsjournal.com/news/national/2014/05/01/248279.htm
Of the many potential hazards that come with a towing trip, a breakaway may be the scariest and most precarious. While drivers can correct certain conditions like trailer sway, for example, a breakaway will leave you with absolutely no control over the vehicle you formerly were towing. This article by John Fuller will give you some insight on "How Breakaway Kits Work"