Truck Accidents

truck driver rules for safety

The spring of 2020 brought changes to every type of job in the United States. In the new world we all face, truck drivers have to adapt to new road safety rules. The COVID-19 pandemic has had a widespread impact on the supply chain due to increased demand for certain…

With its reasonable prices, wide variety of products, speedy shipping, and convenient delivery, millions of Americans shop on Amazon every day. That’s especially true during the coronavirus crisis. An increase in customer demand has put thousands of Amazon delivery vehicles on the road, and these vehicles are wreaking havoc on…

Construction Accident Lawyer

If you frequently drive on Interstate 5 in Sacramento, you probably already know that massive changes to your commute are on the way. It is being billed as one of the largest construction projects in Sacramento. Over the course of the next three years, I-5 will receive a makeover as…

One of the most dangerous types of accidents happens when a motor vehicle collides with a bicycle. Bicyclists are completely defenseless against a 3,000-plus pound car or truck, even when wearing the proper safety gear. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that 818 cyclists were killed in motor…

Truck Accident Attorneys in Sacramento

According to the Department of Transportation, nearly 4,000 people die in large truck accidents each year with lack of sleep and/or fatigue among truckers being the leading factors. In December 2011, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) first published the Hours of Service of Drivers Final Rule to combat…

UPS Truck Accident Sacramento

The United Parcel Service (UPS) is one of the world’s largest package delivery services. Unfortunately, many UPS tractor-trailer trucks and delivery trucks are responsible for a number of serious injuries and deaths each year. Recent statistics from the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) reveal that there were 333,000…

Although drowsy driving is incredibly dangerous and has caused many deaths and injuries over recent years, there are still truckers in California and all across the United States who overextend themselves and drive while fatigued, putting others at great risk of harm. Why? In short, time is an important asset…