The Mississippi truck driver in the crash was recently indicted by a grand jury on a charge of criminally negligent homicide for "operating a semi-truck with a defective brake system which was known to the defendant."
The idea behind the Dual Control Brake System (already available for some other adventure bikes) is simple, but it answers what’s been an age-old problem for some adventure riders: How do you adjust your rear brake pedal to work while standing up, and sitting down?
Brake Parts Inc (BPI) is committed to leading the global automotive aftermarket as the premier manufacturer and supplier of brake system components. The company’s primary focus is the growth and profitability of its customers through a collaborative platform of quality, innovation, dedication and integrity. BPI has a demonstrated commitment to research, development and testing of its entire product offering, including friction, rotors, drums, calipers and hydraulic products, ensuring that they meet or exceed original equipment fit, form and function requirements.
Meggitt Aircraft Braking Systems is a global leader in aircraft wheels and brakes with facilities in the United States, Europe and Asia employing sophisticated design and fabrication processes. A Meggitt group division, it serves a diverse customer base of airline operators, aircraft constructors, private aircraft owners and charter operators, governments and military operations, distributors, and repair stations. Products include nose and main wheels, wheel speed transducers, landing gear computers, brakes (steel, electric, carbon), brake control system units, brake temperature sensors and monitoring units, and BC/IBC and A/S control valves.
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