Safety of towed trailers

According to an article in USA Today, states are starting to look more closely at the safety of trailers being towed by passenger vehicles.

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States are beginning to address a highway safety issue that previously had little visibility: motorists killed in accidents involving passenger vehicles towing trailers.

An average of more than one person a day dies in such crashes, according to federal data. The collisions often occur when poorly secured trailers break loose and careen into traffic — a problem resonating as the Fourth of July holiday signals arrival of peak moving and recreational boating seasons.

Read the rest of the article in USA Today.

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