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Steel coil tool to prevent accidents

Steel coil tool to prevent accidents

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Steel roll accidents have plagued drivers on local interstates for years in Birmingham.

It's an expensive accident, because many times the heavy steel rolls damage the interstate.

But an Alabama company has a system designed to prevent the accidents.

'Coil Saver' is a system using chains that run through the coils instead of just through the center.

The company says that they can make the coils more steady on the back of a big rig.

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