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Drug & Alcohol Use by Truckers is a Threat to Everyone on the Road

Too many impaired truckers cause catastrophic truck accidents. Operating a semi-truck is no small task. Truck drivers are responsible for navigating their massive vehicles safely through roads and highways across the country. Not only do these drivers need to be highly skilled and alert at all times, but they also need to practice safe driving...

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How the FMCSA Plans to Prevent Truck Accidents in 2023

Florida truck accident lawyers explain what drivers need to know The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) plans to take several steps next year designed to prevent serious commercial truck accidents, according to a recent news article published by Trucking Info. The changes proposed by the FMCSA "prioritize safety and security, promote innovation, foster a...

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What Are the Elements of A Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Florida?

We Represent Grieving Families With Compassion and Dedication Fatal accidents and assaults are devastating and often preventable. Yet, if not for another person's negligence or ill-intended actions, a loved one could still be here today. When avoidable deaths happen in Florida, wrongful death action can be taken on behalf of surviving families to get compensation...

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Will a New Rule Help Prevent Fatal Truck Underride Accidents?

A "final rule" that upgrades truck underride guard standards is expected to save lives, but some safety advocates say the government could be doing a lot more to stop fatal underride truck accidents. The National Highway Transportation and Safety Administration (NHTSA) rule amends existing safety regulations. It focuses on better rear underride guards for large...

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Truck Brake Inspections Help Prevent Serious Truck Accidents

Officials plan blitz in August to find semi-truck brake inspection violations. An upcoming nationwide truck brake inspection campaign highlights the role that defective truck brakes often play in truck accidents, according to a recent Health + Safety article about the annual commercial truck brake inspection event. “Poorly maintained brake systems can reduce the braking capacity...

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Who’s Liable in a Truck Accident?

Truck accidents often result in severe injuries and significant damage. Due to the large size of tractor-trailers, delivery trucks, and other large commercial vehicles, collisions involving heavy trucks can have serious consequences for those inside smaller passenger vehicles. The injuries sustained in crashes involving 18-wheelers are often severe, which means the financial impact of a...

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What Are the Most Common Types of Truck Accidents?

Truck accidents in Florida and states across the country have become increasingly common. Each year, nearly 5,000 people die in accidents involving commercial truck drivers, according to the National Safety Council. So, why are so many truck accidents happening? The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently conducted an in-depth study of accidents involving commercial motor vehicles. The federal...

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