John Wilbur, CEO of the Roadmaster Group, a specialized transportation company headquartered in Arizona, told FOX Business that truck drivers are definitely at risk on the road. “Driving is one of the most difficult professional blue-collar jobs in America,” Wilbur said. “It’s a fact, it’s a dangerous job.”
Wilbur noted that oftentimes truck drivers take heat when accidents occur, even if it is not their fault. That’s because they can be transporting 80,000 pounds worth of truck and cargo, which inherently creates a dangerous situation in the event of a collision. Read more on FOX Business.