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California Joins Washington in Banning Truckers from Talking on Hand-held Cell Phones

Unlike too many states, California is stepping up its efforts to protect motorists from distracted truck drivers in order to cut down on truck accidents. As of June 30, 2011, truckers in California are now required – as are all … Continue Reading

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Florida’s new truck law

Effective July, 2010, Florida has a new truck law allowing commercial trucks to carry 8,000 more pounds of cargo.  Trucks can now weigh as much as 88,000 pounds.  The U.S. Department of Transportation did a study that showed adding this … Continue Reading

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