Falling Asleep While Driving and Causing a New Mexico Truck Crash Can be Due to Hours of Service Violation
While all box trucks, 18 wheelers, and tractor trailers are still dangerous vehicles when driven carefully, when a truck driver falls asleep at the wheel these large commercial trucks become unguided missiles on our roads. On highways and interstates these large trucks become weapons of devastating. The cause for many fatal trucking accidents throughout the United States is due to drowsy driving or falling asleep at the wheel by a truck driver. This may be an hours of service violation.