Monthly Archives: July 2011

People Will Continue to Die in Truck Accidents Until Truck Safety Is Required

With all the pyrotechnics of a Hollywood movie, last week in Nevada a semi-trailer skidded the length of a football field before driving through a crossing gate’s housing unit and into two double-decker cars on an Amtrak train. According to … Continue Reading

Posted in Truck Accident, Truck accident claims, Truck Accident investigator, Truck defect, Truck Law, Truck Law Violations, Trucking rules, Wrongful Death | Comments Off

FMCSA proposal would extend deadline for keeping med certificate record

According to the proposed rule published in Tuesday’s Federal Register, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will keep in effect until Jan. 30, 2014, the requirement that CDL holders keep a paper copy of the medical examiner’s certificate. Interstate motor … Continue Reading

Posted in 18 wheeler, Attorney, Commercial truck company, Driver Negligence, Federal trucking regulations | Tagged medical certificate, trucking regulations | Comments Off