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Should a truck accident victim accept a settlement from the at-fault party or take their case to court in Florida?

Fort Walton Beach, FL—The answer depends on how much the settlement offer is for and if the victim agrees with the terms outlined in the settlement arrangement. Sometimes, when a trucking company is at fault for causing a collision, whether…
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What consequences will a truck driver face for leaving the scene of an auto accident in Houma, LA?

Truck drivers, like all other motorists, are required to stop and remain at the scene of an accident they are involved in that results in property damage, injuries to another, or death. In addition, if the accident results in property damage…
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Idaho Man Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison for Causing Drunk Driving Accident that Killed Three Sisters

We go through each day of our lives thinking the next day is promised. We put things off for tomorrow assuming it will come. Unfortunately, it doesn’t for everyone. On August 10, 2019, three sisters were killed after the vehicle they were…
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Two Killed in Left Turn Car Crash

Left turns or U-turns are some of the more dangerous maneuvers drivers often make. On many occasions, drivers are involved in accidents while making a left turn or U-turn simply because they are unable to gauge how fast an approaching car is…
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Ohio truck driver spills out tons of gravel onto Interstate 270

Vehicles that are used to transport raw materials and goods over long distances are always in danger of getting into an accident and causing large scale losses.  Police in Columbus, Ohio responded to an incident where a gravel truck flipped…
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North Carolina truck drivers died after hitting each other head on

A fatal truck crash in Garner, North Carolina involved a pickup and a commercial garbage truck.  Two trucks crash on Interstate 40 The accident happened on Interstate 40 eastbound at mile marker 309 near U.S. Route 70. Police believe…
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Nashville dump truck driver strikes and kills a student who was crossing the street

Walking through cities and metro areas always carries a certain level of danger, because it is possible that a driver may not be paying attention and hit a pedestrian.  A Vanderbilt University graduate student was killed during an accident…
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Milwaukee area truck driver was killed by a semi while trying to clear a highway and save an animal

Some drivers end up in a bad situation merely by trying to offer help. A tow truck driver was killed by a semi driver who struck him while he was trying to rescue a turtle on a highway in Racine, Wisconsin.  Truck driver is remembered by…
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Nebraska garbage truck workers died in crash with a dump truck

Truck drivers are exposed to a high degree of risk due to the possibility of serious accidents while they drive long distances. If a trucker is hurt or killed during a crash, a civil case against the person or business at fault is the best way…
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Missouri construction zone accident damages two trucks and hurts both drivers

When an accident involves multiple trucks, the possibility that one or both drivers may be seriously hurt or killed greatly increases. A bakery truck was involved in a collision in St. Louis, Missouri on a Friday morning that sent the driver…
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Iowa City dump truck driver is killed due to a faulty tire

A faulty vehicle or any crucial parts can become a very real problem if a driver suddenly loses control because of something that does not work as intended. When driving a large machine on a road at high speeds, just a second of malfunctioning…