To pursue a personal injury claim as a result of injuries sustained from involvement in a truck accident, there are a few important things to know about truck accidents. They are unlike regular accidents for varying reasons. The vehicles involved are bigger and take up more space than regular vehicles. Trucking accidents are not as common and because of their size and function, there are specific standards and regulations required of them to be considered roadworthy.
According to Munley Law Wilkes-Barre, violation of these regulations often tops the reasons why trucking accidents occur and understanding them before filing a suit will greatly improve the odds of being compensated for sustained injuries or damages.
The Time of The Accident.
Legally truck drivers are only allowed to drive for a maximum of 11 hours within a 14-hour time frame. They must also be off duty for 10 hours of the 24hr … Read More