As of 2009, the general rules of the road governed by the federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices do not apply to parking lots that are privately owned, such as at shopping malls, states the Federal Highway Adm... More » Government & Politics Law Driving Laws

Determining fault in parking lot accidents depends on two factors: whether one or both cars moved at the time of the accident, and which driver had the right of way. Drivers of moving cars typically receive blame for acc... More »

Properties built on narrow lots should be at least two stories, meaning a narrow lot duplex has residences on the top and bottom instead of side by side. Zoning laws state that duplexes should be at least 2,500 square fe... More »

Federal law places weight restrictions on trucks traveling on the Interstate Highway System, states the Federal Highway Administration. As of 2015, the total gross weight of a truck may not exceed 80,000 pounds. More » Government & Politics Law Driving Laws

An individual who wants to apply for a disabled parking permit or license plate is required to have a doctor or medical professional complete a section of the application, according to the DMV. Temporarily or permanently... More » Government & Politics Law Driving Laws

Some general parking laws include restrictions on parking in front of a fire hydrant, driveway or alleyway, and refraining from parking in designated disabled parking spots without a disabled permit, explains Just Landed... More » Government & Politics Law Driving Laws

Drivers can find street parking rules on the websites of most major cities or by calling the city or township's ordinance office. For instance, has a Motorists page that publishes parking regulations. Additionall... More » Government & Politics Law Driving Laws