Electronic Logging Devices
West Virginia Truck Accident Attorneys
If you were hurt in a truck accident, your ability to recover financial compensation is affected by whether or not negligence can be established. One form of negligence is violating federal rules regarding driving time. The Charleston truck accident attorneys at Mani Ellis & Layne, PLLC seek data from the electronic logging devices to help us prove your case.
In the trucking industry, there is always pressure to deliver cargo before a deadline. Trucking companies sometimes give drivers very tight schedules. And if the driver experiences traffic or mechanical problems, the deadline is even harder to meet. Drivers would often stay on the road much longer then they should to try to make up time.