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Jackknifing: a scary kind of truck accident

Posted on August 26, 2016 in
Jackknifing is something that occurs when one motorized vehicle is pulling a trailer or other separate vehicle on the road. If the vehicle being pulled gets out of sync with the vehicle doing the pulling, then a V or an L shape can form. This usually involves the trailer coming up off the ground...
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Truck accidents: Ways truck drivers should be safer

Posted on July 21, 2016 in
As a driver on the roads, you know that large trucks are likely to share the roads with you. While you may be comfortable with them, it’s possible that the vehicles could collide with you or others, causing serious damage.In 2012, there were over 100,000 injuries caused by large trucking accidents. In total, around...
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Unique difficulties of operating tractor trailers

Posted on June 24, 2016 in
Driving can be a dangerous proposition at any time, but operating a large truck or tractor trailer introduces it’s own set of challenges and risks to time on the road. While large truck drivers are generally more conscientious and safer drivers than their small vehicle counterparts, they still account for roughly five percent of...
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Getting damages after a truck accident

Posted on May 13, 2016 in
Many accidents involve trucks, and those accidents can cause individuals involved to suffer many different injuries. When that happens, the individuals affected may very well want to pursue damages and it is important to know some key information about doing so.First, you will want to identify all possible defendants. Of course, the driver of...
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Trucking accidents can cost lives and millions of dollars

Posted on April 26, 2016 in
Trucking accidents can be extremely dangerous, as the sheer size of the rigs can amplify the damage done when they’re in an accident. Of course, the primary costs of such accidents are injuries in the worst cases the loss of human lives. In those cases, those deemed responsible can be ordered to pay millions...
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