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February 14, 2018

California Trucking Accidents FAQ

Few accidents are quite as awful for victims as trucking accidents, and these horrifying, often deadly accidents leave California accident victims with pressing questions. Here are common questions and answers to frequently asked questions about trucking accidents. If you have any other questions about your accident, talk to a trucking accident lawyer at The Ledger Law Firm to discuss your…
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June 7, 2015

Truck Driver Feel Asleep & Caused An Accident – Check The Logs

California attorneys know that the difference between winning and losing a case, based on a traffic accident with a commercial truck, depends mostly on providing adequate evidence to prove what caused the accident. In most civil cases, if it can be shown by either a preponderance of evidence that the truck driver is responsible for the traffic accident, then the…
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September 19, 2014

What You Need to Know about Truck Accident Statistics  

If you’ve been in a truck accident, you may wonder just how common your type of accident really is. The best way to find out the answer is to look up truck accident statistics. These “stats” are typically collected by government entities, such as Departments of Transportation. In general, you will find that checking out statistics from official government sources…
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June 25, 2014

How a lawyer can still prove a trucking company’s negligent ways when it admits vicarious liability as a tactic to avoid a jury hearing evidence of direct negligence

Helpful tips for all truck accident lawyers when dangerous trucking companies admit vicarious liability and then move to dismiss any direct negligence claims I’ve litigated many serious truck accident cases in California, and this latest tactic is truly alarming. Dangerous trucking companies who do not play by the rules or care about safety are admitting vicarious liability as a tactic…
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August 7, 2012

Injured in a truck accident? Do NOT sign this form

As if getting hit by a truck wasn’t enough!  Now some trucking companies are literally adding insult to injury by requiring their drivers to carry liability waiver cards.  These drivers are instructed to urge the person they just injured to sign these liability cards right at the accident scene. These liability waivers are designed to be used in a subsequent…
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April 24, 2012

Fatal Truck Accidents

We, in the United States, are heavily dependant on the trucking industry to transport everything from eggs to building supplies to vehicles from one side of the country to the other. Estimates are that there are over 3.5 million commercial trucks on the nation’s highways. While the vast majority of those trucks arrive safely at their destination without incident, collisions…
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September 2, 2011

Latest on California’s Roadways

Like you, we try to stay informed of the latest news with respect to California's roadways. Whether it is severe traffic congestion, construction-related traffic diversions or accidents and injury, you can rest assured that we will always keep you up to date on the latest goings on in the California area. The following details the latest happenings on the highways…
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August 1, 2011

Tragedy Begets Tragedy as Driver Dies After Suffering Medical Episode

In some situations, no level of due care or concern for others can prevent injury or tragedy. All too often, drivers suffer from an inexplicable and sudden medical event that causes them to lose control of their vehicles and crash. Sometimes, a single-vehicle crash ensues while other other times the unconscious driver inadvertently swerves into other motorists, homes or businesses.…
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June 28, 2011

Trial Begins in Tragic Truck Crash Murder Case

In 2009, a tragic big rig crash left one child and her father dead, others seriously injured and a bookstore completely demolished when the trailer lost its brake power and careened into the store front. The crash took hundreds of man hours to reconstruct and investigate and concluded with murder charges against the Brazilian-born driver who came to this country…
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