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What is a Commercial Truck?

Minnesota personal injury attorney Paul Peterson defines commercial truck.

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The definition of a commercial truck will vary depending on the jurisdiction you’re in or what state or municipality you might be in, but generally speaking, it is based upon a gross weight for the vehicle. And the reason the law distinguishes between commercial trucks and more standard motor vehicles is that there are different regulations that apply to the driver of a commercial truck and very often the recovery systems between individuals and insurance companies will change based upon the fact that there’s a commercial vehicle involved.

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