Two Motorcyclists Killed in Separate Accidents in Cobb County, GA

It was Sunday morning when 55-year-old Daniel Zimmerman of Cartersville was traveling northbound on Bells Ferry Road when an unexpected accident occurred. According to Patch.com, 19-year-old Joanna Wagner was heading south on Bells Ferry Road in her Honda Civic and as she made a left turn, she crossed paths with the Harley Davidson bike Zimmerman […]

By |May 30th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Hands-Free Distracted Driving Law Set to Take Effect on July 1st in Georgia

Whether you drive a passenger car, a pickup truck, or semi-truck truck in the state of Georgia, starting July 1st, you will no longer be permitted to hold your cell phone in your hand while operating your vehicle. That also includes any other electronic devices as well. Instead, it must be connected to Bluetooth or […]

By |May 30th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Law That Would Have Kept Trucks in the Right Lane, Dies

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, there are certain areas around large trucks that pose unique dangers to drivers and passenger vehicles. Trucks not only have wide blind spots, but they also require more space to come to a safe and complete stop. The FMSCA notes that one of the […]

By |May 24th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Boston Truck Crash Attorneys Shed Light on Accident Trucker Says was Caused by a Bird That Flew into His Window

A 63-year-old truck driver in Bourne, MA was involved in an accident on MacArthur Boulevard on April 21 and claimed a bird was the cause of the incident. The man told officials that after the bird flew in through into his window, it hit him in the head causing him to swerve his truck that […]

By |May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Crown Point, IN Truck Accident Lawyers Highlight Reasons Why the Trucking Industry is Experiencing a Shortage of Drivers

Certain areas of Indiana are experiencing a shortage of truck drivers and it only seems the issue will become greater as time goes on.

 

According to News and Tribune companies such as Mister “P” Express and others across the U.S. are “expected to face a shortage of 63,000 drivers this year, with a need to hire almost […]

By |May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Truck Accident Lawyers in Lakeland Say Nearly 30 Vehicles Suffered a Flat Tire After a Truck Spilled its Load on I-95

It was a rough commute for drivers on I-95 Monday morning after a truck driver with an unsecured load of steel rods had a spill causing several vehicles to suffer a flat tire. Some vehicles even sustained damage to the rims of their tires. Palm Beach Post reported that nearly 30 vehicles suffered damage along a […]

By |April 27th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Long Island Truck Accident Lawyers Explain How One Woman’s BMW SUV Ended Up Under the Back of a Fuel Truck

The driver of a BMW was involved in an accident with a fuel truck in Long Island, NY after she allegedly lost control of her vehicle. The 48-year-old woman who has not yet been identified, was heading northbound on Nicolls Road when she struck the rear of a petroleum truck in front of Suffolk County […]

By |April 26th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Kentucky Truck Accident Attorneys Share Details on Tractor-Trailer Collision Resulting in the Spillage of Molten Aluminum on US 231

A semi-truck accident occurred Tuesday evening around 6:00 p.m. in Daviess County, Kentucky that left behind a rather unusual mess for workers to clean up. While most accidents result in debris needing to be removed from the roadway, this accident created an “unintentional” piece of art. Well, at least that is what Wavy News called it […]

By |April 25th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Asheville Truck Accident Lawyers Highlight Details on Recent Rollover Accident that Led to the Truck Operator Having to Be Airlifted from the Scene

A commercial truck accident occurred last week in Newton, NC that required the operator of it to be airlifted from the accident scene. N.C. Highway Patrol Sgt. Bobby Lineberger said that the trucker was traveling up Grace Church Road and preparing to make a right turn on to Plateau Road when its load shifted and […]

By |April 25th, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

Jackson Truck Accident Lawyers Highlight Some of the Concerns Truckers and Truck Company Owners Have with the New ELD Requirements

Many truck operators, as well as truck company owners, are taking their concerns regarding the new logging regulations to Columbus and Washington D.C. to protest against this requirement that has the industry frazzled . Although the mandate that requires all truck drivers to install an ELD is expected to help reduce sleepy and fatigued […]

By |April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Truck Accident News|0 Comments

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