Trucking accidents expert witnesses may opine on qualifications of truck drivers, and federal motor vehicle safety standards, as well as related issues. In Driver Distraction Countermeasures, The American Transportation Research Institute writes:
As a follow-on to FMCSA-sponsored research that quantified and analyzed the role of cell phones in the trucking industry, ATRI is now participating on an FMCSA-sponsored research study to identify and assess different driver distraction countermeasures with an emphasis on technology-based distraction. The assessment will include the identification and efficacy of both existing and emerging countermeasure tools.
Read more: atri-online.org.