Multiple news agencies have been reporting that the government of Texas is implementing new speed limitations on a public toll road and, according to these same articles, this effort is coming under fire over the fact lawmakers want to raise the speed limit to 85 MPH.
There is a very clear correlation between speed limits going up and the number of fatal accidents that occur as a result. The argument defended by many safety advocates, according to the news, is the fact that car features are capable of failing in crucial moments, and that while a car is speeding, it’s almost impossible to avoid crashes.
For more details on this road and new speed limits, read the full article here:
Is 85 MPH Safe? New Texas Speed Limit Causes Controversy