2003, 2014

What Are Trucking Laws in Southern Illinois?

March 20th, 2014|Trucking Laws|Comments Off on What Are Trucking Laws in Southern Illinois?

Trucking laws in Southern Illinois are laws and regulations that apply specifically to commercial truck drivers. ┬áCommercial drivers are required to have a special license for driving large trucks or vehicles that carry passengers. They are also required to comply with both federal and state […]

2210, 2013

Are Trucks Required by Federal Law to Carry Insurance?

October 22nd, 2013|Trucking Laws|Comments Off on Are Trucks Required by Federal Law to Carry Insurance?

Trucks are subject to a number of federal regulations in order to protect the safety of the public. One of the requirements imposed by the federal government is that trucks carry insurance. The federal requirements setting minimum insurance limits apply to commercial trucks as well […]

1010, 2013

Truck Accident Cases are Substantially Different From Car Accident Claims

October 10th, 2013|Trucking Accidents, Trucking Laws|Comments Off on Truck Accident Cases are Substantially Different From Car Accident Claims

According to the American Trucking Association, as many as 80 percent of communities throughout the United States receive goods and raw materials transported exclusively by trucks. Trucks move 11 billion tons of freight throughout the U.S. every year, and each day these trucks collectively travel […]