Companies that employ fleets of truck drivers – and the drivers themselves – are not above altering driving logs. They have motivation to alter or falsify logs so they don’t have to pay as much, or at all in the event a truck driver causes a wreck.
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With that said, it is scary that not all truck drivers follow the rules, regulations, and guidelines that have been established and implemented to ensure other drivers, motorcyclists, and even bicyclists and pedestrians are safe from truck accidents on our roads.
It's called the Move Over Law, and has recently been the muscle behind an emphasis campaign conducted by Washington State troopers. That's a fancy way of saying that they pulled over and ticketed a lot of violators of this law. Many people don't know there is a requirement to change lanes when approaching the scene of an accident or traffic stop, so read this post by Bill Coats Law of Bellingham, Washington about a traffic law you might not know you're breaking.