The Country Lawyer Makes Peace With Zoom

by
We have crossed the two-year mark in the pandemic and many things are back to normal. Toilet paper is plentiful and masks go on sale around Halloween. We knew we would get through it and that’s what we told ourselves about Zoom: this too shall pass! In the early days, courthouses were closed and we
Categorized: Kansas, Kansas Accident Attorney, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents  |  Tagged: , , , , ,

Driverless Vehicles Being Debated in Kansas Senate

by
There is currently a bill in the Kansas Senate which addresses allowing driverless vehicles in Kansas. SB 379 is in-front of the Kansas Senate and hearings will continue this week. There are several concerns regarding the bill, including the unclear language in the bill and the lack of regulatory oversight to protect Kansas citizens. A recent
Categorized: Car and truck accidents, Kansas Accident Attorney, Truck Accidents  |  Tagged: , , , , , , ,

12 Students Announced as Winners of 2021 Road Safety Student Art Contest by U.S. Department of Transportation

by
In addition to enforcing national safety regulations for 18-wheelers, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration sponsors an art contest (https://www.fmcsa.dot.gov/OurRoadsArtContest) where students around the country submit artwork to promote road safety. After gathering submissions from students in all grades nationally, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg recently announced
Categorized: Kansas, Kansas injury attorney, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents  |  Tagged: , , , , , , ,

Electronic Semi Trucks and Related Commercial Vehicles Appear Imminent Based on Production Status and Finalized Regulations

by
Electric vehicles (“EVs”) are rapidly growing in popularity all over the world. The International Energy Agency has an annual report that tracks EV sales and global statistics, and the most recent report found that EV “registrations increased by 41% in 2020, despite the pandemic-related worldwide downturn in car sales in which global car sales dropped 16%.”
Categorized: Car and truck accidents, Dodge City, Kansas Accident Attorney, Kansas injury attorney, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents  |  Tagged: , , , , , ,