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Are Trucking Companies Regulated by the Federal Government

You may recall the accident in early June of 2014, in which comedian Tracy Morgan was injured.  His limousine was struck by a Wal-Mart truck driver, whom it was determined, was speeding while fatigued.  The truck driver did not have his automatic braking system engaged either.  It was determined, after a federal investigation of the […]

September 27th, 2015|News|0 Comments

The Basics of a Products Liability Claim

Thousands are injured every year as a result of a defective product.  While some injuries occur during the normal use of a properly manufactured product, many injuries are caused by some sort of defect in the product.  If your injuries are the result of a defective product, you may be able to obtain compensation for […]

September 27th, 2015|News|0 Comments

The Legal Implications of Distracted Driving

The number of fatal auto accidents has increased drastically over the years.  The U.S. Census reported in 2009 that there were over 10 million reported auto accidents, of which approximately 33,000 resulted in death.  In 2013, the CDC reported that auto accidents were the fourth leading cause of death in the United States, with more […]

September 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments

NHTSA: Who They Are and What They Do

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is an organization established in 1970 by the Highway Safety Act.  It is dedicated to achieving the highest standards in motor vehicle and highway safety possible.  Its primary goals are to help prevent highway crashes.  Its stated mission is to “Save lives, prevent injuries, reduce vehicle-related crashes.”  So, […]

September 15th, 2015|News|0 Comments