Crash Tests Not Accurate, Guardrail Whistleblower Claims

With crash tests of the controversial ET-Plus guardrail currently underway, many transportation officials are awaiting the results to determine the future of the device on the nation’s roads. One critic, however, says the crash tests should not be the determining factor in that crucial decisio...

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Crash Testing Continues for Controversial Guardrail

Federally mandated crash tests of a controversial highway safety device are underway in San Antonio, Texas. The company who manufactures the ET-Plus guardrail end terminal, Trinity Industries, has been under much scrutiny this year. A Texas judge found that the company had defrauded the government b...

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Texas Suspends Use of Controversial Guardrail

Texas has become the latest state to suspend the installation of a controversial highway safety mechanism, the ET-Plus guardrail end terminal. The ET-Plus, manufactured by Trinity Industries, has now been banned by 40 states throughout the country and in some Canadian provinces as well. The guardrai...

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Guardrail Manufacturer Accused of Cover Up

As the world awaits crash testing results from Trinity Industries, allegations of a cover-up have surfaced. Trinity’s ET-Plus guardrail end terminal is said to be defective, with lawsuits from across the country claiming the device malfunctioned during car accidents. These accidents have left ...

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