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Court Schedules Arguments on FMCSA's New Hours of Service Rule on March 15, 2013
Clark Ervin on National Security’s Business Impacts
Gene Grabowski on American Airlines' Brand Challenges
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Who pays for road damage in Pennsylvania after ACT 13?
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Madlyn Primoff - Industries Facing Bankruptcy
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Google real estate director John Igoe - San Francisco Construction & Development Summit
The aftermath of an airplane accident involves action by numerous organizations, including the involved airline, federal, state and local agencies, and volunteer associations. In addition to ensuring that survivors receive...more
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1 Senate committee reauthorizes pipeline safety programs
2 Report on carcinogens lists Styrene as “reasonably anticipated to be human carcinogen”
2 National Transportation Safety Board finds...more
Yesterday the U.S. Supreme Court held in Williamson v. Mazda Motor of America, Inc., 562 U.S. __ (2011), that federal regulations do not preempt a claim for design defect based on the failure to provide lap-and-shoulder belts...more
Chicago Motor Vehicle Accident Attorney
Illinois Personal Injury Attorney
The Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2010 was introduced in May 2010 following a series of Toyota recalls caused by an unintended acceleration...more
2010 was a record year for voluntary automobile recalls. Over 20.3 million cars were recalled last year. The recall statistics were obtained from a recent report released by the National Highway Traffic Safety...more
For 9 months, proponents of the “Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 2010? tried to get Congress to pass the landmark legislation which would have overhauled automobile safety. Unfortunately, because of staunch opposition from...more
The latest report published by the Office of Traffic Safety claims that in 2009 nearly 11,000 people were injured in car accidents in Sacramento. This high number indicates that Sacramento is very dangerous place to drive. On...more
Illinois is taking steps to protect pedestrians with a new bill (House Bill 43) that would require cars to come to a complete stop when a pedestrian is in a crosswalk, regardless of whether or not there is a traffic signal or...more
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has proposed requiring backup cameras on all new vehicles by 2014 to prevent drivers from backing over pedestrians.
This is going to cost automakers (and auto buyers) more...more
In late May, the Supreme Court of the United States agreed to consider the issue of whether certain products liability lawsuits against car manufacturers can proceed.
At issue in the case is whether federal regulations...more
Far too many teens keep dying in nighttime car accidents. In fact, sixteen-year-old night drivers are twice as likely to die in fatal car crashes than their peers driving only during the day. Car accidents remain the “leading...more
Las Vegas, Nevada Injury, Traffic Ticket Lawyer: research finding Traffic & Speeding Ticket Information
NATIONAL SURVEY OF SPEEDING
AND OTHER UNSAFE DRIVING ACTIONS
VOLUME II: DRIVER ATTITUDES & BEHAVIOR
Crash Safety Las Vegas
In work zones moving equipment and traffic create a danger, it is worse if there is a crash. Develop and use a traffic control plan for the work zone – provide traffic flow details and train crew...more
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Ex: American Conference of Government Industrial Hygienists www.acgih.org Membership organization publications catalogue includes (US) national edition of Tailgate Meetings That Work!...more
Las Vegas Injury Law Research Crash Avoidance Devices
The design and applications of traffic control devices used in temporary traffic control zones are described in this chapter. A traffic control device is a sign,...more
An estimated 142,000 motorcyclists have died in traffic crashes since the enactment of the Highway Safety and National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966.
Motorcycles made up nearly 3 percent of all registered...more
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