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November 2010 Archives

Proposed Safety Regulations Focus on Hazmat Truck Drivers

In an ongoing effort to curb dangerous driving practices on the roads and reduce truck accidents, the U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA) and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) have proposed a rule that would affect commercial truck drivers who carry hazardous materials.

Family Awarded $6.5 Million in Wrongful Death Truck Lawsuit

Halloween 2008 was not a day for "trick or treat," but rather a tragic day for the Carroll family from East Dubuque, Illinois. As they were waiting to turn into a pumpkin patch near Huntley, the family's pickup truck was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer traveling 60 miles per hour.

  • Foundation
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Association For Justice