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.The tire repair shop employee mounted a new tire on the aluminum wheel, which appeared to be fine in a visual exam. The tire mounted normally and was inflated. As the employee was rolling the tire assembly toward the truck to install it onanbsp;...
|Title||:||Truck Accident Litigation|
|Author||:||Laura Ruhl Genson, Anita Kerezman|
|Publisher||:||American Bar Association - 2006|