Two trucking companies were shut down by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) earlier this month due to their “numerous widespread violations of critical safety regulations,” according to the FMCSA announcement regarding these closures.
The companies that were the targets of... Read Full Post
As we’ve noted in a previous blog, summertime is the season during which the most traffic accidents tend to occur. So, if you will be on the roads this summer, here are some essential driving safety tips to keep in mind. Applying these tips when you drive can help you minimize your risk of a summer... Read Full Post
Large buses and heavy trucks operating in the U.S. will soon be required to contain electronic stability control (ESC) systems to reduce the risk of rollover collisions and foster safer roadway traveling, officials at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have recently... Read Full Post
Producer Marion “Suge” Knight and Universal Studios have been named as defendants in a wrongful death lawsuit filed in an L.A. court two days ago. According to the complaint, the case stems from a fatal car accident that occurred at the end of January 2015, and rappers Dr. Dre and Ice Cube have... Read Full Post
The recall for defective Takata airbags has recently been expanded to an additional 17 million vehicles in the U.S., bringing the total number of affected vehicles to 34 million. This expansion stemmed from a recent Consent Order the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued to... Read Full Post
Through the end of May, Missouri law enforcement officials will be enforcing the national Click It or Ticket campaign, citing motorists who fail to wear their seatbelts.
As the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) press release for this campaign has noted, “even with all the advancements... Read Full Post
A report recently issued by the AFL-CIO has found that, every day, about 150 people in the U.S. die as a result of work-related accidents or occupational illnesses. This report, entitled Death on the Job: The Toll of Neglect, notes that, until the U.S. “renews the commitment to protect workers from... Read Full Post
Car accidents kill more than 40,000 people each year in the U.S., and they are the leading cause of death among people who are 1 to 34 years old. While this may be frightening, knowing just when the risks of car accidents are the greatest can help you better plan your travels to minimize your risks... Read Full Post
Share the Road, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is reminding motorists this month for Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.
A St Louis car accident lawyer
points out some NHTSA safety tips
for drivers and riders for Motorcycle
Safety Awareness Month. Contact
us if you’ve... Read Full Post
Picking from where 6 Factors That Can Affect the Value of a Personal Injury Lawsuit (Pt. 1) left off, here, we will resume this discussion, revealing some more of the things that can impact people’s financial recovery from these cases.
Other Things Affecting the Value of Personal Injury Lawsuits
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