NHTSA Accused of Ignoring Calls for Car Accident Avoidance Technology in Commercial Tractor-Trailer Trucks.

September 17, 2018

The AP reported, “Tractor-trailers and other large trucks aren’t required to have crash-avoidance technology, despite thousands of crashes annually and repeated calls for it to be mandated.” The Kansas City Star found that NHTSA “has largely ignored repeated pleas from the National Transportation Safety Board to take action that would prevent trucks from rear-ending other vehicles. Only a small percentage of semis on the road today have collision avoidance technology, although on at least 10 occasions since the late 1990s, the safety board recommended that NHTSA require forward crash avoidance and mitigation systems on all heavy trucks.”

 

If you were injured in an accident--car, trucking, motorcycle, pedestrian, medical, cycling, or any type of accident--we invite you to contact us for a free consultation.

 

You can contact us by phone at (406) 300-0003 or by completing a short form on this website to speak with an experienced Montana injury attorney.

 

And know that if we mutually agree to move forward, our law firm will cover all case costs and you will pay us nothing unless we win your case.

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Featured Posts

Jonathan King a Featured Speaker at Upcoming NBI Continuing Legal Education Seminar

November 27, 2018

1/1
Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Address

307 N. Jackson St.

P.O. Box 236

Helena, MT 59624

Phone & Fax

P 406.442.7830

F 406.442.7839

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon

Information on this website is not legal advice. You should consult an attorney for legal advice. Viewing information on this website or contacting this firm does not create an attorney-client relationship.

Copyright 2017 Jonathan King PLLC