Truck Accidents

Fatal Truck Accidents: 6 Facts You Should Know (Pt. 3) 

March 15, 2015

Here’s the conclusion to our blog series entitled Fatal Truck Accidents: 6 Facts You Should Know. Additional Important Info about Fatal Truck Accidents in the U.S. 5 – Fatal truck accidents cost the U.S. economy roughly $40 billion annually. While the impacts of fatal truck accidents can be devastating to victims, including their families, the…
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Fatal Truck Accidents: 6 Facts You Should Know (Pt. 2)

March 10, 2015

Proceeding from Fatal Truck Accidents: 6 Facts You Should Know (Pt. 1), below, some more crucial findings that related to the incidence of fatal truck accidents in the U.S. will be revealed and discussed. Fatal Truck Accidents in the U.S.: More Important Findings 3 – For every trucker who dies in a fatal truck accident,…
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Fatal Truck Accidents: 6 Facts You Should Know (Pt. 1)

March 5, 2015

About 330,000 truck accidents involving larger trucks occur in the U.S. each year. While transportation safety regulators are continuing to work on reducing the incidence of these collisions and saving lives, a recently issued report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has revealed some important new findings regarding fatal truck accidents in…
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Commercial Liability in Truck Accidents: Trucking Company Negligence (Pt. 3)

July 31, 2014

Here is the conclusion to our three-part blog Commercial Liability in Truck Accidents: Trucking Company Negligence. More Facts about Commercial Liability & Trucking Company Negligence Fact 5 – If trucking companies violate any federal regulations, they can be considered to have acted negligently. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has outlined a number of…
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Commercial Liability in Truck Accidents: Trucking Company Negligence (Pt. 2)

July 25, 2014

Continuing from Commercial Liability in Truck Accidents: Trucking Company Negligence (Pt. 1), here, we will continue our discussion of how and when trucking companies may be held liable in the aftermath of truck accidents. More Facts about Trucking Company Negligence & Liability Fact 3 – If trucking companies fail to take action against drivers known…
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Commercial Liability in Truck Accidents: Trucking Company Negligence (Pt. 1)

July 20, 2014

When truck accidents occur, some type of human error is involved in causing the collision in more than 90 percent of these collisions (according to reports published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the NHTSA). While the truck driver himself may be the at-fault party in many truck accidents, what people may not realize…
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