Category Archives: Trucking rules

What to Do If You have a Truck Accident

An accident with a big-rig, semi-truck, or other large truck can turn your life every which way to wrong. Often drivers who are in a truck accident will suffer serious personal injuries or worse due to the sheer size of … Continue Reading

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Trucking Industry Lobbies Harder for Dangerous Trucking Legislation

The American Trucking Associations spent nearly $400,000 lobbying the United States federal government from April 2011 to June 2011. Increasing its three-month lobbying budget by nearly $100,000, the ATA used its considerable bulk to pressure the federal government to support … Continue Reading

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Stability Control Systems to Be Required on Tractor Trailer Trucks

In the latest attempt to keep roads safe for motorists, the National Highway Transportation and Safety Agency is currently awaiting approval on a proposed bill to require stability control systems on tractors. Responsible for 304 deaths and 2,738 injuries a … Continue Reading

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