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Amtrak Train Derailment Causes Point to Common Road Dangers

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana. While it still isn’t entirely clear why an Amtrak train derailed in Washington, leaving three people dead and another 100 hospitalized, initial reports indicate that speeding and distracted driving may be involved. It’s a sadly common story. A driver looks down at his or her phone and, in doing so, misses the […]

By |January 10th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Beeping Noise Used by Trucks When Backing Up May Not Be Effective in Preventing Accidents

CHICAGO, Illinois. Studies have shown that the annoying beeping noise made by large trucks when backing up may not be as effective as previously thought. Why? According to Salon, city dwellers become accustomed to the beeping noise and may not pay attention to it when walking.

The Occupational Safety and Health Association requires that trucks with […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Truck Safety Technology Saves Lives: Some Truck Companies Haven’t Updated Safety Features

CHICAGO, Illinois. Imagine there was technology that could save as many as 500 lives per year and prevent as many as 23,275 injuries. According to the National Law Review, one recent study performed by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety discovered that truck safety technologies, if they were in more widespread use, could prevent approximately […]

By |November 20th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments