Mike Riley

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Connecticut Safety Measures Lead To Dramatic Reduction In Truck Driver Fatalities

Mike Riley, head of the Motor Transport Association of Connecticut, attributes the improvement to a more intense focus on the drivers themselves — measures such as alcohol and drug testing and required medical exams.


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Truck Drivers Want Cap On Diesel Tax In Connecticut

The tax on diesel fuel in Connecticut is nearly 50 cents a gallon, and at least one group wants it capped before the burden is passed on to consumers.