What Are The Most Common Causes Of Truck Accidents?

Date11/2/2021 3:54:00 PM
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and various state agencies are responsible for regulating truck drivers in truck company activity. Here are some common causes of truck accidents are:

1. Failing to abide by the hours of service requirements
2. Operating while distracted by a phone or another device
3. Driving too fast for conditions
4. Operating while impaired by alcohol or drugs
5. Purposely overloading the truck
6. Failing to abide by traffic laws

If you or somebody you care about has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of a truck driver or trucking company, the experienced Everett truck accident lawyer at Russell & Hill, PLLC is ready to step in and help you today.
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