Newtonian traffic safetyCatching up on some reading, I just came across your proposal (OGJ, Jan, 5, 2004, p. 15) to base traffic penalties on vehicle weight. It is an intriguing and certainly novel approach. It would be interesting to combine your approach with Finland's, where I understand speeding penalties are adjusted according to one's income, so that multimillionaires pay significantly higher penalties for speeding to give them the same incentive not to speed as others. Difficult to implement, and probably impossible politically in America, but worth exploring.Steve BainWelborn Sullivan Meck & Tooley P.C.DenverTraffic finesI loved your editorial in OGJ (Jan. 5, 2004, p. 15)....

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