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Texas is now gearing up for autonomous semi-trucks on Interstate 10 and other major roadways. By Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, PC
Driverless big rig trucks, robotrucks, are already being tested across the country, most recently even by the U.S. Postal Service. You may not... By The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson
Each weekday in the United States, public transportation is responsible for 35 million trips, and that number has seen a steady rise as... By The Epstein Law Firm, P.A.
As consumers, we make many informed decisions when purchasing a product. With so many purchases under our belts, it is not uncommon to have... By Chappell, Smith & Arden, Attorneys at Law
Choosing the right attorney can make a world of difference in 18-wheeler accident cases. Here are some considerations for selecting the best. By Baumgartner Law Firm
Truck accidents can be traumatic, devastating experiences, particularly if there are serious or fatal injuries involved. By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
Even the most diligent and alert police officer can become distracted while driving, or make a mistake that leads to a wreck. By Chappell, Smith & Arden, Attorneys at Law
When a person is injured in a car accident, it is not uncommon for them to fear that a pre-existing health condition will prevent them from... By Chappell, Smith & Arden, Attorneys at Law
There exist certain legal theories and rules regarding truck accidents, and the use of these theories may change how the case progresses or who... By HG.org
Cruise ship injuries occur infrequently, but when they do, they are often severe with passengers falling overboard or suffering harm on the... By HG.org
Many communities in the state of Texas have installed red light cameras at busy intersections. These cameras take a picture of the license plate... By The Posey Law Firm, PC
One of the problems that has accompanied the burgeoning population growth in the state of Texas has been highway congestion. By The Posey Law Firm, PC
In 2015 alone, close to 42 million Americans packed up their cars and hit the road to visit family and friends for the Thanksgiving holiday. By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
An increase of incidents involving faulty lithium batteries also increases dangers in air travel. By d'Oliveira & Associates
Railroad incidents often occur when someone is not paying attention to the warning signs available. However, these complications may involve... By HG.org
Many accidents that harm persons when working or performing job duties may be severe. This often depends on the industry and the equipment or... By HG.org
Moving to the other lane when you see a traffic accident, emergency vehicle, or flashing lights isn’t just a smart call in Florida -- it’s the... By The Spivey Law Firm
A Texas Occupational Driver's License will allow a person whose license is suspended to drive under certain restricted conditions. This article... By Saputo Law Firm, PLLC
For Texans, the effects of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are not only visible in an invigorated economy but also in the... By The Posey Law Firm, PC
Soon, self-driving cars will start making their way onto roadways across the world. The first wave of autonomous vehicles is expected to enter... By Cohen & Cohen, P.C.
Crude oil trains are responsible for transporting this important resource across the country. Given the flammable nature of the product and the... By HG.org
The dangers of crossing railroad tracks is a very real threat for some individuals. Pedestrians and vehicles sometimes wander into the railroad... By HG.org
Many forms of public transport are used each day in various cities around the world. They allow faster travel and easier convenience than cars... By HG.org
Trains tend to carry many people when transporting individuals to destinations. Though accidents are not very common, a derailment may occur for... By HG.org
Every day, people are subjected to certain hazards while commuting to and from home, work, school and other locations. These hazards exist on... By HG.org
For more than 10 years, Washington D.C. officials have been installing cameras on traffic lights in an effort to enforce local speed limits. But... By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
Distracted driving is a major risk factor for car accidents. For several years now, the government has tried to curb distracted driving with... By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
Carfax, the provider of used car history, reported recently that almost one in five vehicles on the road in the United States have open recalls,... By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
Self-driving cars are one of the latest technological advances in the automobile industry. According to certain automobile companies,... By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
With the growing technology available in new cars, drivers are now able to call, text and even check social media through their dashboard... By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
One of the nation’s largest used car dealers has agreed to settle with the Federal Trade Commission over allegations that they failed to... By LeViness, Tolzman & Hamilton, P.A.
Traffic alert systems are on the rise. The benefits and shortcomings of these technologies are being further explored as time goes on. By Ankin Law Office LLC
Driving in Illinois is changing in 2016. Make sure you are up to date on the new laws and how they affect your commute. By Ankin Law Office LLC
Due to the potential for serious damage, the trucking industry is highly regulated. Truck drivers must follow a complete set of rules regarding... By HG.org
The heart of the bailment relationship which results when a logistics customer transfers property to a warehouse for storage is the warehouse... By The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson
Third party logistics (TPL and 3PL) contracts are some of the most complicated agreements an attorney can draft. For the manufacturer entering... By The Law Offices of R. Sebastian Gibson
Cases involving train accidents and resulting injuries have a number of significant differences from other personal injury cases. By being aware... By HG.org
Rhode Island has been awarded nearly $341,000 in federal funding for traffic and vehicle safety programs. According to an Associated Press news... By d'Oliveira & Associates
Recently, a report released by Allstate Insurance listed the city of Providence, Rhode Island, as the fifth worst city in the United States when... By d'Oliveira & Associates
Ridesharing services have made major strides in transportation, but they also bring with them legal complications. It will be important for laws... By Martinez & Schill LLP
Consumers should be aware of the rising popularity of ride sharing companies and their potential effect on insurance coverage after a car... By The Bottaro Law Firm, LLC
In our Rhode Island personal injury practice, we routinely handle auto accidents, including what is commonly referred to as “rear end... By The Bottaro Law Firm, LLC
New York City MTA bus crashes have increased recently due to an influx of new, inexperienced bus drivers. The inexperienced drivers have... By Tolmage, Peskin, Harris, Falick
Recently, there have been a number of stories in the news about the development of autonomous automobiles, or self-driving cars. In fact, a... By HG.org
Law of negligence determines who is responsible for a car accident. Sometimes it is clear, sometimes it is shared and in some instances it can... By The Hoffmann Law Firm, LLC
For many years, people have relied upon the kindness of strangers to get where they needed to go by hitchhiking. Hitchhiking is the practice of... By HG.org
For many people, appearance as well as performance has always been the first criteria for buying a new car. But do you know that the safety of... By Baumgartner Law Firm
What can you do if your Pennsylvania driver’s license is suspended? By Joyce & Bittner Attorneys at Law - Drivers License Help
Speaking with a personal injury attorney in Denver is crucial if a train accident leads to injuries. A lawyer may help determine if negligence... By The Law Office of D.J. Banovitz
Perhaps the biggest change to motorist in North Carolina was the recent addition to the law commonly known as the “Move Over” law, requiring... By King Law Offices