Originally Posted by Cedars
It is not only my life but the lives of the people I share the road with. ( off soapbox...for now
) I wish the HP had a stronger presence to be able to remove unsafe rigs of all sizes from the roads.
Ummm, that makes me ask:
Ever used your cell phone to report that kind of situation? I have! And in one notable case, was called back and told the outcome! Guess the guy did not believe he had to comply with towing regs!
If you do make the call, give as complete a description as possible for both the TV and the trailer, lisence numbers if possible, current location, direction of travel, and how the rig appears to be handling!
DON'T BE AFRAID TO REPORT THESE GUYS!!!
Elizabeth in Iowa
Elizabeth...all the time, and overly aggressive drivers too. I have the HP numbers for 5 states programed in my cellphone...and yes I do use a hands free
But unforutunately in NC the average response time for HP is approaching 30 minutes...IIRC the stats correctly the number of drivers in NC has increased 141% in the last 15 years but the HP has only added 2% more officers to handle the load. In this year's budget they asked for money for 56 addtional officers, and at last check they were being given money for 5