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Blogging About the Law Keeps Boise Personal Injury Attorney Connected

By blogging about current legal issues, trends in the law, and other topics of interest, Boise personal injury lawyer Alan L. Morton stays connected with the people who regularly visit his law firm’s website. Mr. Morton writes about the issues that impact employees seeking workers’ compensation benefits in Idaho as well as the issues that impact people injured in Boise traffic accidents or other accidents.


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10/5/2017
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Myths About Large Truck Accidents

If a trucker caused your vehicle accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your injuries. Contrary to popular belief, you have many rights for a claim.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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3/1/2017
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How Older Truckers May Increase the Risk of Truck Accidents

Is it safe for people older than 65 to drive a semi? Find out why so many senior truck drivers are working, and why they're more likely to cause a crash.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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2/16/2017
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Regulations May Force Truck Drivers to Reduce Their Speeds

U.S. regulators want to force truck drivers to slow down when driving on the highway to reduce deadly crashes. Here’s how the government proposes doing this.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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12/13/2016
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How Sleep Apnea Testing Rules Could Prevent Trucker Crashes

Under new rules, certain truckers may be required to undergo sleep apnea testing to reduce crashes caused by drowsy driving. Learn who may be affected.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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5/11/2016
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How Can a Truck’s Black Box Help Your Accident Case?

If a trucker caused your crash, the truck’s black box may prove his negligence. You’ll need an experienced attorney to obtain the box before data is destroyed.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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3/4/2016
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4 Trucking Company Trends That Contribute to Crashes

Trucking company surveys show that safety is a main objective, but companies aren’t taking action to meet this goal. Learn how current trends endanger you.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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2/11/2016
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Are Female Truckers Safer Than Men?

With a shortage of truckers, trucking companies are recruiting women truck drivers. Women drivers have fewer accidents and compliance issues than men.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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2/10/2016
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Truckers to Be Required to Use Electronic Logging Devices

Under a new FMCSA rule, truckers will be required to record data using an electronic logging device. Truck accident victims may find this data useful.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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1/15/2016
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Should 18-Year-Olds Be Permitted to Drive Big-Rig Trucks?

Congress is proposing legislation to allow 18-year-olds to drive big-rig trucks across state lines. Will this result in additional truck accidents?

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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12/18/2015
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New Rule Mandates Truck Electronic Stability Control System

NHTSA recently implemented a rule requiring all large trucks and some buses to install electronic stability control systems to prevent crashes and save lives.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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9/5/2015
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FMCSA Rules for Truck Maintenance Could Prevent Accidents

FMCSA rules requiring truck repairs would prevent truck accidents if truck companies followed them. Learn the important safety rules truckers don’t implement.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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12/25/2014
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Safety Standards for Truck Drivers

Truck drivers have enormous responsibilities to operate their vehicles and keep those around them safe. Here, find out the safety regulations they abide by.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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12/23/2014
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Dangerous Practices of the Trucking Industry

The trucking industry will do just about anything to make money, including putting you and your loved ones at risk. Here, we discuss its dangerous practices.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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8/15/2014
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Driver Tips for Preventing Truck Accidents in Boise

Every time you get behind the wheel, you are at risk for becoming one of the many victims of truck accidents that occur every day in Boise.

Category: Trucking "Big Rig" Accidents

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