To ensure the safety of the truck driver and the safety of other drivers and vehicles on the streets and highways, a truck driver and his company is expected to ensure that the truck is properly maintained. A truck driver and his or her employer should ensure that the following are properly inspected and maintained on a regular basis:
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A large percentage of truck accidents are caused by lack of maintenance of the truck, trailer or tractor. Everything from brake problems to overweight vehicles and driver fatigue can have an enormous effect on the safety of the motoring public.
In the event of an accident, it is important to hire experienced legal representation who understands and is knowledgeable of all state and federal motor carrier safety regulations.
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After a truck accident resulting in injury or death, the Department of Transportation and Department of Public Safety conduct a thorough investigation of the upkeep and condition of the 18 wheeler, the truck driver and other aspects of the collision. A poorly maintained truck can often lead to an accident, and an experienced lawyer will be able to prove that this failure to maintain the vehicle was the cause of the crash.