Truck accident

Truck Cargo Spills Can Cause Injuries

Dan - July 20, 2020

Commercial trucks that move goods from one place to another are essential to our economic system. We rely on these cargo carrier trucks for everything from food delivered to the grocery store to specific items that are delivered directly to our homes. That said, truck cargo spills do happen, and when a truck loses its […]

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The Dangers of Speeding Truck Drivers

Dan - June 16, 2020

In 2018, there were 164,925 accidents involving large trucks reported to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Among those, 80,150 involved injuries, and 4,946 involved fatalities. Sadly, most of these accidents were not truly accidents. They were crashes that resulted from driver negligence of many types. Speeding is one type of negligence that leads to […]

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Delivery Truck Crashes in Residential Neighborhoods

Dan - May 13, 2020

As the Coronavirus has spread across the United States, people who are staying at home and social distancing have become more reliant than ever before on delivery services. With everything from medications to groceries available for delivery, it is no surprise to see an influx of delivery trucks driving through local neighborhoods at all times […]

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How Trucking Companies Can be Negligent

Dan - April 8, 2020

When truck drivers work for trucking companies, they are often expected to log large numbers of hours per week and to arrive at their final destinations as quickly as possible. This expectation often causes truck drivers to drive fast – and sometimes negligently – greatly increasing their chances of causing a serious accident.  Whenever a […]

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FMCSA Violations Can Cause Truck Accidents and Injuries

Dan - October 31, 2019

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is responsible for establishing and enforcing Federal Motor Carrier Regulations. These regulations are in place to ensure that large trucks and tractor-trailers operating on roadways do so safely. Following these regulations helps to ensure that motor vehicle collisions do not occur. However, when truck drivers and trucking companies […]

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Does cold weather increase the number of Truck Accidents?

Dan - January 17, 2019

The onset of cold weather has a tendency to increase the number of accidents. When the temperature drops, ice, and snow usually aren’t far behind. Snow and ice on the roads can make seriously hazardous conditions. While vehicle accidents can happen at any time, trucks and big rigs pose a particular danger. Unfortunately, trucks and […]

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What are the Indiana State & Federal laws for Truck Drivers?

Dan - November 27, 2018

Big-rig trucks are easily the most dangerous vehicles on the roadways.  All truck drivers have regulations they must follow when hauling freight that is established at both the federal and state levels. Federal Department of Transportation rules are typically focused on the maximum number of hours a CDL operator can drive while on duty and […]

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Most Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Dan - May 23, 2018

Accidents involving commercial or semi trucks typically prove to have the most serious consequences of all motor vehicle collisions when it comes to injuries, losses, and damages. Here are some of the most common causes of truck accidents; For more information on our Evansville Big Rig Accident Lawyer, please visit our site.

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What are the most common causes for truck accidents?

Dan - May 16, 2018

Accidents involving commercial or semi trucks typically prove to have the most serious consequences of all motor vehicle collisions when it comes to injuries, losses, and damages. With that in mind, there are certain causes of big rig accidents that most commonly occur on the roadways of Indiana and across the United States, according to […]

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Why are truck accidents different from other motor vehicle accidents?

Dan - March 12, 2018

Help is Available for Truck Accident Victims in Indiana It’s important to realize there is a difference between a truck accident and a car accident. One of the major differences being that the injuries people experience as a result of a truck crash are often much more serious. When a person has an accident with […]

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