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The Road to Safer Roads: TLFTS 2021 Safety Initiatives Pave a Way to a Future with 0 Truck Crash Fatalities

Being a fierce advocate for families and victims of truck crashes also means fighting for comprehensive trucking safety reform. Too long have the laws governing commercial vehicle safety and safe driving been neglected. Over the years, countless lives have needlessly been lost because of it. Through donations, community involvement, and advocacy of truck safety legislation, …

2021: The Law Firm for Truck Safety’s Year in Numbers

From our office expansion into two new states to helping clients across the country claim over $33 million, 2021 was a year of many outstanding wins and firsts for the TLFTS team. While we know success isn’t always measured numerically, these are the numbers that added up to a successful 2021 for the Law Firm …

Busy Autumn Teaching Truck Crash Law – part 5

Each of the eight lawyers at The Law Firm for Truck Safety and one of our paralegals have participated in and continue to educate other law firms throughout the country this fall.  This article starts with the first event from September 22, 2021. This autumn intensive teaching time continues. Seven different legal organizations have hosted …

Busy Autumn Teaching Truck Crash Law – part 4

Each of the eight lawyers at The Law Firm for Truck Safety and one of our paralegals have participated in and continue to educate other law firms throughout the country this fall.  This article starts with the first event from September 22, 2021. This autumn intensive teaching time continues. Seven different legal organizations have hosted …

Busy Autumn Teaching Truck Crash Law – part 3

Each of the eight lawyers at The Law Firm for Truck Safety and one of our paralegals have participated in and continue to educate other law firms throughout the country this fall.  This article starts with the first event from September 22, 2021. This autumn intensive teaching time continues. Seven different legal organizations have hosted …

Busy Autumn Teaching Truck Crash Law – part 2

Each of the eight lawyers at The Law Firm for Truck Safety and one of our paralegals have participated in and continue to educate other law firms throughout the country this fall.  This article starts with the first event from September 22, 2021. This autumn intensive teaching time continues. Seven different legal organizations have hosted …

Busy Autumn Teaching Truck Crash Law – part 1

Each of the eight lawyers at The Law Firm for Truck Safety and one of our paralegals have participated in and continue to educate other law firms throughout the country this fall.  This article starts with the first event from September 22, 2021. This autumn intensive teaching time continues. Seven different legal organizations have hosted …

10 Life Saving Truck Safety Policy Initiatives Built Into Federal Surface Transportation Infrastructure Bill

by Andy Young On June 4th, Chairs Defazio, Norton, and Payne introduced the INVEST in America Act, a five-year surface transportation funding bill.   INVEST stands for “Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America Act.” Click here to read the text of the bill.  The 2021 INVEST in America Act …

VIDEO: Client Brooke Pratt tells her story for the CVSA

Our client Brooke Pratt was recently featured in a video produced by the CVSA. The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) is a nonprofit association comprised of local, state, provincial, territorial and federal commercial motor vehicle safety officials and industry representatives. The Alliance aims to achieve uniformity, compatibility and reciprocity of commercial motor vehicle inspections and …

VIDEO: Only 10% of Motor Carriers Represent 50% of Truck Crashes

Watch as Andy Young, partner at The Law Firm for Truck Safety explains that only 10% of motor carriers represent 50% of truck crashes.

VIDEO: Truck Crashes Involving a Construction Work Zone

Watch as Michael Leizerman, partner at The Law Firm for Truck Safety discusses what to look for when working on a truck crash case involving a construction work zone. ,/center>

VIDEO: Is a truck company obligated to research a driver’s history before hiring? Pt. 2

Last week, partner at The Law Firm for Truck Safety talked about a truck company’s obligation to research a driver’s history before hiring. Today, he dives a little deeper into the subject. Watch below.

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