Regulations concerning Wisconsin’s Hours of Service (HOS) are primarily divided into two – intrastate regulations, which cover commercial motor driving within Wisconsin, and interstate regulations, which cover commercial driving between states.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation intrastate HOS regulations prohibit drivers from driving if they:
Meanwhile, Wisconsin interstate HOS regulations prohibit drivers to drive:
Being injured in a truck accident may have been prevented if truck companies were vigilant enough not to commit any violation against HOS regulations. If you have been hurt in a truck accident, an attorney at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® might be able to help you seek the compensation you believe you deserve through a lawsuit. Call our Wisconsin office at (414) 271-0900 today.