Truck Accident

Nov 1 2022

5 Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents

It seems like supply chain issues may be starting to improve and this means more trucks on the road. The bad news is that also means more truck accidents. Below are five frequent reasons these accidents occur: Cargo Issues—what a truck is carrying and how it is loaded may lead to an accident. If a… Read More

Truck Accident

Sep 9 2022

Say No to No-Zone Truck Accidents

At , we’ve noticed that it seems like there’s been an increase in trucks on the roads. Let’s hope this is a good sign regarding supply chain issues. It’s not necessarily so great for other vehicle drivers because it increases the risk of truck accidents. The No Zone One of the significant reasons car crashes with trucks… Read More

Truck Accident

Jul 12 2022

Don’t Wait to Seek Counsel After a Truck Accident

Truck accidents are traumatic. When a 3,000-pound car is in a crash with an 80,000-pound truck the results can be catastrophic. The physical injuries and mental trauma can leave you debilitated and not knowing what to do next. That’s where an experienced attorney comes in. Here are three reasons why you should contact one as… Read More

Truck Accident

May 18 2022

Negligence and Truck Accidents

Our roads are teeming with several types of trucks, from tractor-trailers and flatbeds to garbage trucks and cement mixers. Due to these vehicles’ size, weight, and cargo, they are susceptible to several types of accidents that can cause severe injuries to passengers in other motor vehicles nearby. Some of the more common kinds of truck accidents include:… Read More

Truck Accident

Apr 14 2022

Truck Driver Fatigue Leads to Accidents

Did you know that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulates the number of driving hours truckers are allowed in their job? Some of the hours-of-service regulations include: A driver is allowed a maximum of 11 hours of driving after an off-duty period of 10 hours A driver must take a 30-minute break after 8… Read More

Truck Accident

Feb 17 2022

Who’s Responsible for an Unsecured Load Truck Accident?

That’s a tricky question. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has specific regulations for loading and securing items onto the back of a commercial truck. These pertain to any cargo-carrying vehicle that contains a box, hopper, tank, or other similar device forming the structure of a truck operating in interstate commerce. These regulations dictate… Read More

Truck Accident

Feb 9 2022

Why Truck Accidents Are on the Rise?

There are over 500,000 trucking accidents in the U.S. and that number is climbing. Covid and the current supply chain slowdown have contributed to this unfortunate trend in several ways: Due to Covid, there is a decrease in the number of truckers—this means companies are looking to current truckers to fill the gap with more… Read More

Truck Accident

Jan 28 2022

10 Actions Your Attorney Can Take to Help After a Truck Accident

If you’ve been involved in a motor vehicle accident with a truck, chances are you are suffering from significant injuries, not to mention emotional trauma. An experienced attorney can get the compensation you need for medical and other expenses. They will help investigate your accident and take actions to prove your case—many of which you… Read More

Truck Accident

Jan 20 2022

How to Prove Distracted Driving in a Truck Accident

Distracted driving is a dangerous problem in the United States. When a collision involves a passenger car and commercial truck, the consequences can be deadly. According to statistics, 3,142 people died in accidents involving distracted driving in 2019. Texting while driving is one of the most common distractions exhibited by motorists. Although federal regulations prohibit… Read More

Truck Accident

Jan 20 2022

How Does Texting and Driving Affect Truck Accidents?

Many people know how dangerous it can be to text while driving. However, a significant amount of drivers do it anyway. Texting is one of the most common types of distracted driving. It can lead to severe injuries, destructive property damage, and even death. If someone decides to look down at their cell phone to… Read More