Category Archives: 18-Wheeler Accident
FMCSA Issues New Driver-Ban Rules for Drug And Alcohol Abusers in New Mexico
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, the federal agency responsible for regulating the trucking industry in the United States, just passed a new directive requiring all 50 states to ban drivers with drug and alcohol violations from operating a truck before the drivers complete the return-to-duty process by November 2024. What Does the New… Read More »
Who is Responsible for an Unsecured Load Truck Accident in New Mexico?
At the Law Office of Samuel I. Kane, P.A., our skilled team of truck accident attorneys in Las Cruces know that when a semi-truck is carrying an unsecured load — no matter what it is comprised of — any part of the transit could end in disaster for every motorist traveling nearby. Our Dona Ana County semi-truck… Read More »
What are the Minimum Insurance Coverage Requirements for New Mexico Semi-Trucks?
Our experienced team of truck accident attorneys in Las Cruces at the Law Office of Samuel I. Kane, P.A., know that there is a significant difference between our New Mexico laws governing the minimum insurance coverage for motorists and those required for semi-truck operators. These differences can make the difference in how our Dona Ana County truck accident attorneys… Read More »
How to Help a Loved One Recover from an 18-Wheeler Accident in New Mexico
At the Law Office of Samuel I. Kane, P.A., our truck accident attorneys in Las Cruces know that in many cases, those who are injured in collisions with 18-wheelers have a long road to recovery, requiring medical care and time away from work that can span months or even years. Often, many New Mexico semi-truck accident victims… Read More »