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Martineau

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From: Diane Houle =
<dianehoule@airflowdeflector.com>
Sent: Tuesday, March =
21, 2017 9:54 AM
To: heather.cole@como.gov
Subject: =
Columbia, MO Vision Zero Initiative Program
Importance: =
High

 

Hello Heather,

 

We are writing you today =
in regards to the City of Columbia’s Vision Zero program.  =
Our company, Airflow Deflector manufactures and supplies a complete =
suite of truck side guard/side underride protection devices. =
 Airflow Deflector side guards have been selected and deployed by =
cities including New York, Boston, San Francisco and Chicago in the US =
and Montreal, Halifax and Edmonton in Canada, under their own Vision =
Zero program and in pursuit of their goal to eliminate traffic-related =
deaths and injuries on their city streets.  =

 

Our products are Volpe compliant and were used as the =
basis to develop their published standard (440 lbs. pounds of force =
resistance while offering flexibility and deflection).

Our =
guards are featured on Volpe’s website (https://www.volpe.dot.gov/our-work/truck-side-guards-resource-page=
)

 

Airflow Deflector is available in either a full =
composite fiberglass, aluminum or steel. They offer strong, yet flexible =
solution that can reduce, eliminate or prevent the risk of both death =
and injury to pedestrians, cyclists, motorcyclists who may inadvertently =