Big rigs making u-turns can cause serious, even fatal semi truck accidents. Many of these semi accidents occur on smaller highways where tractor trailers block the entire road as they turn. The possibility of a dangerous crash while making a u-turn has created questions as to whether there should [...]
One of the most dangerous things that a driver can do when operating a vehicle is to cut in front of a tractor trailer while it is moving in traffic. This maneuver is the cause of many 18 wheeler accidents when a truck cannot stop in time to [...]
Dangerous commercial truck accidents happen for a variety of reasons. As most truck accident lawyers can attest, distracted driving is considered to be one of the more significant causes of these events. Yet when looking deeper into driver distraction, truck accident attorneys and many others also question the [...]
Each year, thousands of semi accidents occur on U.S roadways, each involving a wide variety of situations and circumstances. Statistics related to semi crashes are carefully tracked since this information is used to assess current safety laws and create new ones.
Despite this, one of the most important [...]
Thousands of big rig accidents occur in the U.S. every year, many of them deadly. Unfortunately, most big rig crashes result in serious or fatal injuries, along with significant damage to vehicles and property.
In comparison to accidents that involve only passenger vehicles, big rig wrecks can [...]
There are nearly 2 million tractor trailers that travel on our highways each year to deliver goods from coast-to-coast. Unfortunately, trucking accident attorneys find these units cause a significant amount of dangerous accidents that result in serious injuries.
In an effort to increase safety and reduce trucking accidents, [...]
A loaded tractor trailer is a huge, heavy, and potentially dangerous vehicle. When properly loaded and carefully operated, truck wreck lawyers know these trucks can be very safe. Yet when they are overloaded, safety is greatly reduced. Unfortunately, truck wreck attorneys deal with many cases where people have [...]
When you share the highways with big rig trucks and drivers, you must put your trust in the idea that trucking companies are doing their best to hire safe, competent, and healthy drivers. Yet many truck accidents are the result of driver health issues that prevent the safe operation [...]