Port trucking companies risk lives by putting sleep-deprived truckers on the road

Sunday December 28, 2017
By BRETT MURPHY, USA TODAY

Every day, port trucking companies around Los Angeles put hundreds of impaired drivers on the road, pushing them to work with little or no sleep in violation of federal safety regulations, a USA TODAY Network investigation found.

They dispatch truckers for shifts that last up to 20 hours a day, six days a week, sometimes with tragic results.

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