Accu-tek Manufactures Trailer to Meet New Federal Regulations

Shrewsbury, MA - Accu-Tek, Inc. announced the release of a trailer that meets new Federal regulations for transporting crushed vehicles. The 45' trailer features a side-loading bi-fold door system designed to contain loads and prevent loose parts or other debris from falling onto roadways during transit.

The new requirements for securing crushed vehicles are set forth in the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) rule DOT49CFR part 393.132. The rule affects many types of carriers, including those for transporting crushed or flattened vehicles. Motor carriers have until January 1, 2004 to comply with the new Federal requirements.