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Colin Jones Wins $3,375,000+ Verdict in LA County Motorcycle Accident Case

August 14, 2019
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Colin Jones Honored in The Recorder’s Top Verdicts & Settlements 2019 Edition

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White Semi Trucks Lined Up For a Potential 17 Hour Day

Truckers Want Longer Hours. Is That A Good Idea?

Trucking industry interest groups may have finally gotten their way. The United States Department of Transportation is considering weakening current hours of service regulations to provide motor carriers and truck drivers with greater flexibility. The move comes at an interesting time, with the most-recent Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) reports indicating that fatal crashes…

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Looking at the Future of Autonomous Semi-Trucks

Big Rig Accident Lawyers Say Change Is on the Horizon Trucking is a huge business in the United States and around the world. Every year, America’s hardworking truckers collectively haul more than 10 billion tons of freight over North America’s roads and highways. Without them, USA’s economy would grind to a halt. But it looks…

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What Is the Anti-Coercion Rule

Answers Provided by Our Experienced Truck Accident Lawyers The anti-coercion rule is a new federal rule that makes it illegal for commercial carriers, shippers, and brokers to pressure truck drivers to operate their vehicles beyond federal regulations. Effective from January 29, 2016, this rule is designed to make trucks safer and to protect truckers from…

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The Dangers of Truck Tire Blowouts

Tire Blowouts Can Cause Major Big Rig Accidents As a nation that relies heavily on trucks, big rigs, 18-wheelers, and semi-trucks to transport inland freight, tire blowouts are common on America’s highways. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), tire blowouts account for more than 12,000 truck accidents annually, many of them causing…

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How Long Does a Truck Accident Settlement Take?

A Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer Can Help Quicken the Process There is no magic figure or number to answer this question. The time it will take to get a truck accident settlement depends on several variables and only an experienced tractor trailer accident lawyer will give you a more accurate estimate. In this article, we…

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How Much Is a Truck Accident Case Worth?

The Value of Your Truck Accident Claim Your truck accident case is worth at least the cost of all compensable damages suffered because of the accident. The amount itself will be determined by a number of factors that we will describe shortly. However, getting up to a million dollars or more is possible if you…

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