Have you been injured in a trucking accident? At Ace Law Group, our team of Las Vegas truck accident attorneys can help you determine who was liable for your accident and pursue the justice you deserve. Due to the highly dangerous risks that trucks impose on everyone sharing the road, there are a number of regulations that truck drivers and companies must follow. The failure to comply with these regulations can lead to serious and fatal accidents. Ace Law Group is dedicated to holding truck drivers and companies accountable for this negligence.
The trucking industry is highly regulated by both state and federal law. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has establish and strictly enforces a number of regulations in order to ensure the safety of truck drivers and all other drivers sharing the road. These regulations include limitations on a driver’s shift schedule, as well as limitations on the weight and size of a truck.
Federal restrictions on the operation of trucks include:
Federal regulations for trucking weight include:
Nevada’s state laws as imposed by the Nevada Department of Transportation:
When you bring your case to our award-winning law firm, we will take the time to thoroughly investigate all aspects of your claim. Our Las Vegas truck accident lawyers can determine if a truck driver failed to comply with shift regulations, or if the truck’s size and weight violated state or federal restrictions. If we find a company to be in violation of trucking regulations, we will relentlessly pursue the justice you deserve.
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