Often truck accidents are the result of overloaded trucks. When a truck is too heavy its momentum makes it more difficult to stop and easier for the driver to lose control. This can cause a dangerous situation for anyone who shares the roads with the trucks. With how dangerous a"..."
Injured in Accidents Caused by Negligent Maintenance of Commercial Trucks in MO? Commercial trucks such as semis or tractor-trailers can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds and travel at speeds of more than 70 miles per hour. It should come as no surprise, then, that truck accidents have the potential to leave"..."
Every year about 475,000 big trucks are involved in accidents. No matter how careful you are accidents can happen. Truck accidents continue to rise, and with the sheer size of these vehicles, there can be a lot of damage or people can get seriously hurt or killed. It’s important to know what to do"..."
Every year, there are over 5,000 fatalities from crashes involving semi trucks. This number is staggering, scary, and could mean that you or a loved one may become involved. Although not every crash is deadly, many cause injuries and large amounts of damage to the vehicles involved. It can be tempting to"..."
Have you been hurt in an accident that involved a semi truck? Do you need to find legal representation to pursue your case? Every year, there are more than 500,000 semi truck accidents. Drivers fall asleep at the wheel, drive while exhausted or impaired, or fail to brake in time. If you have been"..."
During the day-to-day driving, drivers typically are sharing the road with big rig trucks, 18-wheelers, commercial buses and other massive vehicles. In order to prove their ability to drive these large vehicles, truck drivers go through numerous hours of training and certification to commit to following the rules of the"..."
Auto accidents happen to even the safest of drivers. One minute, you can be driving down the road, heading home from work or out running errands, and in the next, you could be involved in a potentially serious accident resulting in injuries that can be severe and life-threatening. There are"..."