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U.S. Department of Transportation Sets New Rules on Truck Driving Hours to Improve Safety

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently announced new federal regulations to reduce trucker fatigue and improve the safety of other drivers. The regulations went into effect July 1, 2013. The regulations will cut the average work week from 82 to 70 hours for truck drivers, which will only impact [...]

For all of the articles and discussions about truck accidents, it’s important to remember that behind these stories are real people with real injuries. Videos can often convey details much more profoundly than words can. Such is the case from the below incident, which was caught on tape and occured sometime before 2009. There are [...]


As the fourth most populated state in the nation, Florida is a heavily-traveled region for semi-trucks, tractor trailers, and other commerce-related vehicles. This can make the roads a dangerous place for passenger vehicles sharing the highways with these types of vehicles. Trucking companies have an obligation to ensure the safety of their equipment, [...]