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Old November 24th, 2005, 10:35 AM   #21
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Glad you are ok.


A very good friend of mine died over the summer after he was ejected from his truck in a roll.
I agree. It is taking too much of a chance, not wearing the seatbelt.
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Old November 24th, 2005, 10:45 AM   #22
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glad you're ok

great cumple transfered from the A to the B pillar.... Fords rule.
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Old November 24th, 2005, 12:28 PM   #23
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wow, along with everyone else here, I'm glad you're ok man. Accidents are scary, no matter how severe, start wearin that seat belt, it's a habit of mine as well.
btw: ice sucks

That's one tough ladder to still be in one piece after that roll
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Old November 24th, 2005, 01:17 PM   #24
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Nick I bet that was no doubt a wild ride. I am glad you are all right, and able to talk about it with few injuries.
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Old November 24th, 2005, 01:19 PM   #25
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Glad your ok. That van really held up well from the looks of it.
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Old November 24th, 2005, 01:32 PM   #26
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Thanks everyone. Good thing Casey works in a pharmacy.

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Glad you are okay Nick.
BTW, did you pass your test at school that you had to take before you went to the hospital last night?


I got 100%. I think the bump on the head might have helped.
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Old November 24th, 2005, 01:50 PM   #27
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A guy from work and i were having this very conversation the other day about work vans. A friend of his was killed in an accident like this. Did yours have a bulkhead installed? We just were noting how many vans we see without them. I think it should be a law that work vehicles be equipped with them. Just my .02 Glad to hear that u are ok.
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THe bulkhead is the only thing that kept the drivers compartment from crushing down. Those ladder rack really push the roof in when you roll. Sorry about your friend.
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Yea i noticed u have the same ladder rack as we do, glad to hear that the bulkhead was installed, people dont understand what a small amount of metal can do to save your life in an accident.
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