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Large trucks involved in fatal crashes in Texas work zones.

Texas – September 10, 2021 Family members and loved ones may require the services of an experienced truck accident attorney to determine if driver negligence caused a harmful loss of life on a Texas roadway work zone. Cooper Law Firm can…
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How will Texas’ HB19 regarding trucking company liability affect accident cases?

Texas – August 21, 2021 Trucking companies, and big rig commercial drivers understand the dangers they may pose to other motor vehicles, bicyclists, pedestrians, and highway roadworkers.  Government Abbott signed a Texas law going into…
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How can poor cargo loading affect a truck accident insurance claim in Dallas Texas?

Texas – August 5, 2021 Trucking companies are required to instruct commercial drivers on all applicable rules and regulations of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and to supervise their drivers.  Title 49 of the Code of Federal…
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Negligent driver actions that may cause big rig accidents in Osceola County Florida.

Florida – July 13, 2021 The Florida Turnpike was closed down on July 13, 2021 for hours after two semi-tractor trailer trucks crashed and caught on fire as reported by Florida Highway Patrol.  The accident occurred near Kissimmee Park…
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A tractor trailer’s flying tire causes a second big rig to flip on a California roadway. 

California – June 7, 2021 A loose tire from an eastbound rig on the 210 Freeway disengaged and crossed the center divider striking a westbound rig, causing it to overturn according to California Highway Patrol.  The overturned big rig…
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Will insurance pay for damages when weather is a factor in a multi-truck accident in Texas?

Texas – May 4, 2021 Multiple tractor-trailers flipped on a Texas Interstate causing injury to eight people and damage to structures in Waxahachie Texas, South of Dallas.  Three tractor trailer drivers suffered serious injury and one was…
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Questionable trucking company practices may contribute to Texas roadway crashes.

Texas - January 20, 2021 Trucking accidents in and around Longview occur frequently because of the increased number of trucks on Texas roadways. These accidents may be indicative of poor maintenance, or driver error, based on multiple factors,…
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Catastrophic harm occurs due to size discrepancies in Tyler Texas truck accidents.

Texas – September 10, 2020 One  motorcyclist died at the crash scene, and another was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a three vehicle crash involving a pickup truck and two motorcycles in Smith County. According to the…
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How does a family seek compensation after a big rig causes fatal injury in Tyler Texas?

Texas - November 27, 2020 Big truck collisions. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration data reveals collisions between 18 wheelers and passenger vehicles are widespread in the United States. From 2017 to 2018, the number of large trucks…