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Blog Posts in December, 2017

  • Metro Shuts Down Red Line After Detecting Same Problem that Led to Deadly 2009 Fort Totten Crash

    Posted By Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. || 20-Dec-2017

    By: Allan M. Siegel The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (“Metro”) decided to shut down the red line over the weekend of December 16 to 17, 2017, after tests found deteriorating insulation on the electrical cables that stretch over certain areas of the track. These cables are used to detect the location of trains on the track, so that Metro can coordinate the trains, to ...
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  • Drug & Alcohol Testing for Commercial Drivers: Driver & Company Responsibilities

    Posted By Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. || 14-Dec-2017

    By: Allan M. Siegel In a recent blog, we discussed federally mandated medical exams that are designed to ensure truck and bus drivers with Commercial Driver’s Licenses (CDLs) are fit and healthy enough to operate commercial vehicles. As we mentioned, ensuring drivers do not have medical conditions that impact their ability to safely control large vehicles, which can transport both cargo and ...
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  • Partners Joseph Cammarata & Allan M. Siegel Named DC's Top Lawyers by Washingtonian Magazine

    Posted By Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. || 6-Dec-2017

    Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. is pleased to announce that Washingtonian magazine has recognized Partners Joseph Cammarata and Allan M. Siegel in its 2017 Top Lawyers list! This is a prestigious honor that Partner Cammarata has been consistently selected for since 1997, and Partner Siegel since 2004. Both Partners are recognized in the magazine’s December 2017 issue. ...
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  • Trucker Health Certifications: Ensuring Commercial Drivers are Fit for Duty

    Posted By Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. || 1-Dec-2017

    By: Allan M. Siegel Ensuring truck drivers are fit and healthy enough to operate commercial trucks and tractor-trailers is a critical part of protecting public safety. Because commercial trucks weigh tens of thousands of pounds, and transport heavy and sometimes dangerous cargo, a trucker with particular health problems can significantly increase the risks of devastating wrecks and put ...
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