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

    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 ...

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  • Drug & Alcohol Testing for Commercial Drivers: Driver & Company Responsibilities
    Drug & Alcohol Testing for Commercial Drivers: Driver & Company Responsibilities

    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 ...

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  • Partners Joseph Cammarata & Allan M. Siegel Named DC's Top Lawyers by Washingtonian Magazine
    Partners Joseph Cammarata & Allan M. Siegel Named DC's Top Lawyers by Washingtonian Magazine

    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 ...

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  • Trucker Health Certifications: Ensuring Commercial Drivers are Fit for Duty
    Trucker Health Certifications: Ensuring Commercial Drivers are Fit for Duty

    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 ...

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  • Avoid These 6 Main Causes of Car Accidents This Thanksgiving
    Avoid These 6 Main Causes of Car Accidents This Thanksgiving

    By: Allan M. Siegel Thanksgiving is nearly here, and our legal team at Chaikin, Sherman, Cammarata & Siegel, P.C. would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday! Having represented injured ...

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  • Oversight Board Finds DC Police Use Body Cams Improperly in More than One-Third of Investigated Cases
    Oversight Board Finds DC Police Use Body Cams Improperly in More than One-Third of Investigated Cases

    By: Allan M. Siegel The Office of Police Complaints is an oversight board that presides over the Metropolitan Police Department. Recently, the OPD reviewed 773 cases this past year in which there was ...

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