1. What Are the Hours of Service Regulations?

    Operating an 18-wheeler is an incredibly demanding job. If you’ve ever taken a long road trip, you’d probably agree that driving for hours on end can be exhausting. When fatigue sets in, truckers have a duty to exercise reasonable care by pulling over and resting. Unfortunately, some truck drive…Read More

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    Top 3 Most Common Commercial Truck Accidents Causes

    Before the FMCSA could start implementing measures to prevent truck accidents, it had to determine the most common causes of these collisions. In the Large Truck Crash Causation Study (LTCCS), researchers selected a nationally representative sample of the 120,000 tractor-trailer collisions that occu…Read More

  3. Who May Be Liable for Damages After a Truck Accident?

    Who May Be Liable for Damages After a Truck Accident? Yellow taxicabs and horse-drawn carriages aren’t the only vehicles jamming the streets of New York, though it might feel this way when stuck behind either. In reality, large trucks mak e up a considerable portion of city traffic. Restaurants an…Read More

  4. Can I File an Injury Claim If I Wasn’t Wearing a Seat Belt?

    The numbers don’t lie—seat belts are the most effective safety device in your vehicle. In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, most people who sustain fatal injuries in motor-vehicle collisions are not restrained at the time of the crash. Seat belts also reduce the …Read More

  5. How Soon Should I Contact an Attorney After a Car Accident?

    It goes without saying that there’s a lot to do in the aftermath of a car accident and over the months that follow. But if you sustained serious injuries, your main priority should be your health. Even if you feel relatively fine, it is essential that you visit a doctor for a thorough examination.…Read More