Truck Accident Litigation

Truck Accident Litigation

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Written by industry professionals, engineers, reconstructionists, and litigators experienced in the trucking field, this comprehensive guidebook provides a strong knowledge base of the trucking industry and serves as a how to for handling a commercial motor vehicle case from intake to trial. The book covers: the lawyer's role in a truck accident investigation; data collection, site, vehicle, and electronic evidence; spoliation of evidence; driving situations (weather conditions, hazardous materials, human factors); on-board electronics; tires, wheels and brakes; technology (what exists, how to use it, and admissibility in court); the plaintiff and defense perspectives; changes from the engineering perspective with respect to engine configuration, speed, and more; and the trial.This data often includes speed information since the last time the ECM was downloaded and reset. ... the motor carriers primarily for maintenance only.9 The fact that the truck at some point during this period was going 85 miles an hour ... The Court in State Farm reiterated its pronouncement in BMW of North America, Inc. v.

Title:Truck Accident Litigation
Author:Laura Ruhl Genson, Anita Kerezman
Publisher:American Bar Association - 2006


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