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Truck inspection sidelines Oregon and Washington drivers
Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Oregon Department of Transportation inspectors joined Washington officials to perform safety checks on truckers along I-5 to see whether they were taking breaks as required by federal law. 26% of the truck drivers pulled over along Interstate 5 in Oregon – Ashland, Woodburn, and Roseburg  - failed the safety inspection. In Washington, about 13% of […]

Deadly Truck Accident Highlights Dangers of Texting
Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

Federal investigators announced today that a 19-year-old pickup truck driver involved in a deadly highway accident in Missouri in August 2010 sent or received 11 texts in the 11 minutes immediately before his truck crashed into the back of tractor trailer at 55 mph. The driver sent six texts and received five texts, with the […]

January Inspection Showed Truck to Be Dangerous
Friday, July 1st, 2011

You may have seen some footage of the catastrophic Amtrak train accident from last weekend. At least six people were tragically killed in the fiery truck crash that destroyed two rail cars – one with the semi-truck buried inside it.     How did this happen? Investigators are trying to determine how a truck driver […]

Frivolous Lawsuits in the News
Friday, June 17th, 2011

A few months ago I blogged about the famous McDonald’s coffee case, one of the most recognized personal injury lawsuits in America. This story has been back in the news lately because HBO is airing a documentary called Hot Coffee.  It was this case that led to the formation of a collective belief based on […]