Doug Marcello, Esq. - Attorney for Marcello & Kivisto, LLC.
January 17 , 2020
Did You Have a Non-Preventable Crash Last Year?
Download our new FMCSA Crash Preventability Matrix to learn how your non-preventable crash could be removed from your CSA Crash BASIC Score.
In my experience dealing with more than a thousand accidents, an immediate and effective response to an accident is crucial to protecting your company from the lawsuits that plague our industry. It’s more important now than ever before because of the advantage you can exploit that no big truck accident attorney can take away—immediacy. No one knows about that accident before you do.
Maximize the advantage that immediacy provides by following this list of 8 do’s and don’ts:
In today’s hard insurance market, many companies need to have a significant deductible. The dollars you save go right to your company’s bottom line, so you need to be ready to protect yourself. Your immediate and effective response to an accident will make all the difference in your case.
Register today for Accident Investigation: Avoiding Sabotage & Debunking Compliance Myths, featuring Doug Marcello, Esq., Trucking Defense Attorney at Marcello & Kivisto, LLC, and Tom Bray, J.J. Keller Industry Consultant and subject-matter expert. They will share their professional expertise on accident investigation from a legal and compliance perspective.
Doug B. Marcello is a trucking defense attorney and a transportation defense attorney with 30+ years of trial experience. His knowledge of the trucking industry allows him to represent trucking companies in Central Pennsylvania and throughout the country. Doug is a CDL holder and is an active member of: TIDA, TLA, CTLA, ATA (Safety), TCA, PMTA, NYMTA, NJMTA, and OTA.
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