Trucking collisions pose a significant danger on our federal and state highways, prompting the federal government to place strict regulations on the trucking industry. Federal regulations cover inspection and maintenance of trucks, commercial truck driver’s licensing, hours of service, and drug or alcohol testing. Even with these regulations, truck accidents happen all too frequently, leaving victims of truck crashes with severe injuries that sometimes prove fatal.
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (Title 49, Parts 350-399) govern all vehicles engaged in interstate traffic. Below are relevant sections of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations:
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Web URL: http://www.fmcsa.dot.gov
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