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Trucking Accident Lawyer
February 2, 2010

New Braking Rules for Large Trucks

One of the first things most of us were taught by our parents when we started driving was to always watch out for the big trucks. They are called the kings of the road for a reason. A large truck is like a freight train barreling down the highway and you don’t want to be caught in its path if…
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Trucking Accident Lawyer
February 1, 2010

Trucking Accident – Call A Trucking Accident Lawyer

You hear them on the radio every day—tractor trailer accidents during rush hour. These types of accidents usually have tragic endings. As trucks often tip the scales at over 80,000 pounds and can extend up to 75 feet in length, these truck accidents result in more deadly injuries and more fatalities than other traffic mishaps. Look at the statistics. The…
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Auto Accident LawyerTrucking Accident Lawyer
January 30, 2010

Rollover Accidents – SUVs Brought Many More Deaths

With the advent of SUV’s we ushered in a new type of vehicle accident known as the “rollover accident”. A rollover accident happens when a vehicle turns over onto its side or roof. As you might imagine, these types of accidents can be extremely dangerous if not fatal. The cause of a rollover accident can be anything from taking a…
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Trucking Accident Lawyer
January 29, 2010

Cargo Tanker Accident & Rollover Facts

Cargo tankers are frequently seen on our nation’s roads hauling everything from chemicals and fuel to milk and food byproducts. When cars come into contact with these tankers, there can be serious accidents. Also, the tankers themselves can be the subject of a serious accident when they rollover. One myth that some people hold, is that these heavy weight trucks…
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Personal InjuryTrucking Accident Lawyer
January 27, 2010

Do Not Follow Construction Vehicles For A Reason

You might have seen this sign on the back of a large construction vehicle. It says “Do Not Follow – Construction Vehicle.” Some people think that this meant that people shouldn’t follow the vehicle to ask them to do work at residences. What this more than likely really means is that this vehicle is authorized to go to and fro…
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Trucking Accident Lawyer
January 26, 2010

No matter what kind of accident…

No matter what kind of accident you were in, large or small; with a private individual or commercial truck, you need to contact a personal injury attorney just in case medical symptoms start to manifest at some later date. Many accidents, especially car and truck accidents can present themselves as much as a year after they took place. By retaining…
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Trucking Accident Lawyer
January 16, 2010

The Fatal 11th Hour: Truckers Drifting Off to Sleep After Driving for 10 Full Hours

Anyone who has driven long distances in an automobile knows the risks of falling asleep at the wheel. It is relatively easy to do, since the brain will operate in denial when put in the seemingly stressful situation of having to focus and keep a moving vehicle on the road – especially when the overwhelming urge is to go to…
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Trucking Accident Lawyer
December 31, 2009

Eighteen Wheeler Accident Deaths Rising?

On average there are over six million automobile accidents on American roads and highways each year. Most Americans will be involved in at least one of these accidents over the course of their lifetime. The majority of the time these accidents are usually just the run on the mill fender bender and nothing more than a nuisance. However, an increasing…
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Trucking Accident Lawyer
December 30, 2009

Truck Accidents Result In Major Loss Of Life

A person is killed or injured in a truck accident every 16 minutes? Big rig truck accidents continue to increase. Even with these frightening statistics and scenarios, powerful trucking industry lobbyists continue to call for the weakening of truck safety rules and regulations in order to reap a higher profit. Approximately 98% of these fatalities occur to individuals in passenger…
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