What do you think about split speed limits?

PHILLIP LEE
Troy, Ala.
Wilburn Transport

“They’re a bad idea. There’s no safety involved with it. When a vehicle behind you is going 10 or so miles faster than you, that vehicle is in peril.”

EDDIE SMITH
Soper, Okla.
Jimmie Tucker Trucking

“I don’t like it. It’s an accident waiting to happen. I don’t drive in the East because of it.”

RODNEY WATSON
Atlanta
Werner

“They’re OK.”

JEFF KILPATRICK
Biloxi, Miss.
Western Express

“You’ve got to slow down. I don’t like slowing down. You have to watch out for cars that are going a lot faster.”

CHUCK MOSCONI
Pittsburgh
Dandy Service Corp.

“I hate them. They’re unsafe, and just the idea that we’re the lower speed isn’t right. We should be allowed to run just as fast as those 16-year-olds.”

MIKE KING
Somerset, Ky.
Independent

“It ain’t right. There are too many lane changes.”

WILLIAM BEVILLE
Memphis, Tenn.
Swift

“It kind of depends on the purpose. On mountain terrain, I can understand it; on flat ground, there’s no point.”

BRYCE BENIK
Birmingham, Ala.
Company driver

“I hate it, especially in California where it’s 55 and 75. It causes a lot of accidents. Those cars are going 90, and they rear-end us because we’re going slower, and then it’s our fault.”

SHANE SUMMERFORD
Danville, Ala.
Tyco

“Anything where trucks have one speed and cars another, you’re going to have more damage and wrecks.”

KENNY MONTGOMERY
Shreveport, La.
Boyd Bros. Transport

“I don’t think it’s right. It should be the same speed limit for everybody.”

ALEX LAI
Dallas
Schneider

“It’s terrible. We should all be running the same speed.”

ELTON ELMER
Kountze, Texas
Covenant Transport

“I don’t like them because I don’t like being late.”

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