Several interstates and highways cross through Newburgh, NY, such as I-84,
I-87 and State Route 17K. Driving on major interstates can be dangerous
because, where there are major highways, there will be tractor trailers.
Since trucking is so dangerous, state and federal law has enacted numerous
strict rules and regulations governing their operation and maintenance.
However, often times large trucks, such as tractor trailers transport
loads that exceed the maximum weight allowed by law. Transporting an overweight
load is illegal and can cause a truck to lose control causing deadly
See our article for more information on
Commercial Vehicle Laws.
At Mainetti, Mainetti & O'Connor, P.C. our personal injury lawyers
routinely handle Commercial Vehicle law suits. Joseph O'Connor is
a member of
Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America National
If you’ve been injured by a truck in Newburgh, NY contact our office