Paying attention to trailer safety
POSTED: Friday, June 7, 2013 - 10:51pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 4:58pm
(KETK) - Tyler Tx — Across the state, vehicles pulling trailers drive up and down Texas roadways, hauling anything from cattle to lawnmowers.
But, there are concerns nationwide about just how safe this equipment is.
In many cases, a loose trailer hitch only leads to a minor setback in the days chores, but when it happens rolling down the highway, it can become a dangerous problem for everyone.
KETK spoke with local trailer experts, as well as representatives from a group dedicated to trailer safety and reform.
They both agree, taking that extra step to inspect