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Sleepy Truckers Cause Boston Car Accidents; New Rules Enacted

While large trucks only account for 4 percent of all vehicles on the road, they are involved in more than twice that many fatal car accidents in Boston and elsewhere.

While our Boston trucking accident attorneys respect the grueling job these workers have to do, our lives are often in their hands.

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The sheer size of their loads means that although the truck operators are professional drivers, when they do wreck, they are more likely than a regular passenger vehicle to cause serious injury or even death.

Taking all of this into consideration, the U.S. Department of Transportation Takes Action to Ensure Truck Driver Rest Time and Improve Safety Behind the Wheel

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