Category Archives: Legal

ATAA Members Featured On TV, Training In Semis

BILLINGS, MT (TruckingNewsNow.com) — Several of the nation’s leading truck accident attorneys were featured on television as they took part in annual truck driver training in the Legacy Trucking Course For Legal Professionals in Billings, MT. The market’s NBC affiliate spent the day with members of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys as they learned what truck drivers deal with

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Academy Of Truck Accident Attorneys Announce Board Certification By ABA

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TOLEDO, OH (TruckingNewsNow.com) — The Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys is proud to announce that the American Bar Association on Tuesday approved board certification for attorneys handling truck crash cases. It is the first and only ABA accredited board certification in Truck Accident Law in the country. The Truck Accident Law Board Certification—three years in the making, and in partnership with

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Truck Accident Attorneys Call On FMCSA To Restore Public Access To Safety Data

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TruckingNewsNow.com) — Prominent attorneys who specialize in truck accident litigation are calling on the FMCSA to restore public access to crucial safety data as the agency tweaks its data collection and analytical systems. As TruckingNewsNow.com previously reported, The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has withdrawn several planned broad safety enhancements to the Safety Management System (SMS) and is

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Police Nationwide Amping Up Holiday Enforcement

LANSING, MI (TruckingNewsNow.com) — Police across the United States are advising motorists and truckers to pay attention and be prepared as they increase patrols and focus on enforcement over the July 4th holiday week. We have received advisories from several State Police offices nationwide. Here is the advisory from the Michigan State Police: During this Fourth of July holiday, the

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DOT Delcares Georgia’s Steven Hoppenbrouwer An “Imminent Hazard”

WASHINGTON, DC (TruckingnewsNow.com) (Source: USDOT) — The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has declared Georgia-licensed commercial driver Steven F. Hoppenbrouwer to be an imminent hazard to public safety and has ordered him not to operate any commercial motor vehicle (CMV) in interstate commerce.  Hoppenbrouwer was served the federal order on June 19, 2018. On April 5,

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