Trucking

Federal Court Makes Way for Safer Roads

New regulations aimed at reducing trucker fatigue are finally going into effect after a federal appeals court has upheld them. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ended a 14-year legal fight between the industry and consumers, ruling that... Read More

6 Types of Trucking Accidents

Though every accident is unique, truck accident cases fall into 6 certain types. Of these types, one is almost always fatal. Two are commonly caused by fatigue. The Truck Accident Attorneys have experience in dealing with all of these types of cases.... Read More

A Refresher in Statistics

More and more trucks are joining the fleets that traverse our nation's highways. This table provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation shows that for 2011 (the latest year for which statistics are available), over 29 million trailers and semi-trailers were... Read More

FMCSA gets a Makeover

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced improvements to its Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA) program on August 24, 2012. These changes aim to strengthen the Agency’s ability to identify and address high-risk truck and bus companies based on compliance... Read More