Trucking firm fined
The owner of Advanced Trucking &
Transport was fined $1,115 for failure to
report an accidental fuel spill.
Doug Lippincott, owner of the trucking
firm, pleaded no contest to two violations
of Sparks ordinances and was fined by
Municipal Court Judge Larry Sage.
The city said it tracked a May 23 diesel
spill from the Truckee Meadows Water
Reclamation Facility to Advanced Trucking.
Concerned that a spate of COVID-19-related lawsuits could bankrupt businesses, members of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce implored the state’s congressional delegation during the chamber’s annual D.C. retreat to pass a federal liability protection measure.