Elderly New York Man Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident

Poughkeepsie, NY- When a car and commercial truck collide, the occupants of a car are more likely to die than a truck driver. That’s because trucks weigh twenty to thirty times more. A crash between a tractor-trailer and passenger auto in New York’s Hudson Valley is a stark reminder that a commercial trucking accident can […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Tanker Truck Drags Car Down St. Louis Interstate

St. Louis, MO- A St. Louis motorist had a close brush with death last month when his car was pinned by a commercial truck and dragged a considerable distance before the truck driver stopped. The trapped driver was lucky and only suffered minor injuries, but the incident is a reminder of how large and powerful […]

By |December 11th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Truck Accident Lawyer in Volusia County, Florida Discuss the Importance of a Post-Crash Investigation

Volusia County, FL-Have you been involved in a commercial trucking accident? Were you hurt? Are you hoping to recover compensation? If you plan on filing a personal injury or wrongful death claim, your accident needs to undergo a thorough investigation. It’s the crucial first step to having a successful truck accident claim. Our team of […]

By |December 11th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Two Illinois Trucking Companies Named in $1.5M Injury Lawsuit

Chicago, IL- A former Tennessee lawmaker is suing a truck driver and two Illinois-based trucking companies for $1.5 million after he sustained injuries in a multi-vehicle crash in early November.

Two Illinois Trucking Companies

Former Tennessee state Representative Jason Mumpower filed his federal civil suit on Monday, December 4, 2017, naming truck driver Pavel Gheleniuc, Gogu […]

By |December 11th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Lumber from Truck Wreaks Havoc on I-75 in Kentucky

Madison County, KY-It’s not uncommon to see debris littering the interstates in Kentucky, which is why most motorists don’t give those stray tire strips, pieces of wood or the occasional mattress a second thought.  But by not thinking about road debris, we don’t think of how it got there or what we would do if […]

By |December 8th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

18-Wheeler Crushes Tow Truck in Texas Wreck, Killing One

Houston, TX-Commercial trucks can weigh up to 80,000 lbs. or more, so they can be incredibly destructive in a traffic accident. If a crash has enough force, large trucks can crush smaller vehicles. That’s what happened in a recent Texas crash involving a semi and a tow truck.

18-Wheeler Crushes Tow Truck in a Rear-End Collision

One […]

By |December 8th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Ohio Truck Driver Charged in Connection with Fatal Crash

Cleveland, OH- Driving a semi, tanker or other commercial truck takes skill, and drivers should make safety their top priority. Commercial drivers should always use caution, but truckers sometimes make willing or unwilling mistakes that have lethal consequences. One Ohio truck driver will learn first-hand the consequences of negligent driving not that he is facing […]

By |December 8th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Trump Administration Pushes Reverse of Obama-Era Trucking Regulations

Staten Island, NY- Deadly truck accidents are on the rise in the U.S. In their latest crash analysis, the National Highway Safety Administration found a 5.6 percent increase in fatal commercial truck accidents in 2016. There could be an even steeper rise in deadly truck crashes if the Trump Administration continues their push to reverse […]

By |December 7th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Ohio Truck Driver Charged in Connection with Fatal Crash

Cleveland, OH- Driving a semi, tanker or other commercial truck takes skill. Commercial drivers should always use caution, but truckers sometimes make willing or unwilling mistakes that have lethal consequences. An Ohio truck driver is learning first-hand the ramifications of a negligent action now that he is facing criminal charges for causing a fatal crash […]

By |December 7th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Medical Event May Be Cause of Fatal Truck Crash in Maine

Clayton Lake, ME- Commercial trucking accidents happen for a variety of reasons. Speed, fatigue and mechanical failure are the leading causes of truck accidents, but some accidents result from factors outside a truck driver’s control such as a medical event.

Maine Truck Accident Possibly Caused by Mechanical Failure

Maine State Police say that a 51-year-old truck […]

By |December 6th, 2017|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments