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Top reasons for Large Truck Crashes
|Top Reasons for Large Truck Crashes||Possible Training solutions|
|Brake problems||Vehicle systems, Pre-Trip inspection|
|Traffic flow interruption (congestion, previous crash)||Hazard perception, Trip Planning|
|Prescription drug use||Personal Health & Safety|
|Traveling too fast for conditions||Speed Management, Rollover, Advanced Driver Training|
|Unfamiliarity with roadway||Trip Planning|
|Roadway problems||Trip Planning, Hazard Perception|
|Required to stop before crash (traffic control device, crosswalk)||Speed Management, Hazard Perception, Advanced Driver Training|
|Over-the-counter drug use||Hazard Perception, Defensive Driving|
The Large Truck Crash Causation Study, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Office of Research and Analysis , Publication No. FMCSA-RRA-07-017 , July 2007.