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Legal Driving Hours for Commercial Vehicle Drivers

The allowed driving hours for commercial drivers is set by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). The FMCSA regulates hours for both interstate and intrastate commerce, meaning they set the rules for driving within multiple states and driving within one state. This is another variable that makes deciphering a commercial vehicle accident difficult as now you are not only contending with the regulations of the FMCSA but you also have to figure out if you are working with state statutes as well. To read more about the rules of the FMCSA, click here.

Types of Commercial Vehicles

Many people assume a “commercial vehicle” is a semi-truck or “18-wheeler,” but that isn’t necessarily the case. “Commercial vehicle,” is a rather broad and open-ended concept with several cargo types, whether that’s product or people. This is another wrench in the gear that will make navigating a commercial vehicle accident on your own extraordinary complex, all the more reason to hire the help of an experienced, trustworthy law firm and attorney. To read in-depth about commercial vehicles, click here.

Fatality Facts

The truth about commercial vehicle accidents is that many people die every year, usually those driving smaller cars, but even pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorcycles. Many factors need to be taken into account, such as the amount of experience of the commercial driver, the weather and driving conditions, all the way down to the type of roadway the commercial vehicle was driving on. When working with an attorney who has been in this situation before, they will be able to supply you with the truth about the fatality facts.

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