New Rule – Commercial Drivers’ Hand-Held Cell Phone Use Banned

November 23rd, 2011 | Truck accident

Department of Transportation issued a Final Rule announcing an end to hand-held cell phone use by drivers of buses and large commercial trucks. Read More

Aggressive Driving – Just Let It Go

November 23rd, 2011 | Truck accident

"aggressive driving and road rage lead to nothing good and can often lead to severe accidents, sometimes accidents involving innocent motorists or pedestrians" Read More

The Healthy Highway – Truck Driver Fitness

November 17th, 2011 | Truck accident

A truck driver must pass a medical examination and carry a medical certificate to legally drive a commercial motor vehicle in accordance with 49 CFR Part 391.41 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Regulations.  As of today’s date, professional drivers who hold a valid Commercial Drivers License are required to have the medical examiner’s… Read More