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Rear End Big Truck Accidents Can Cause Serious Injuries and Other Damages. See How a Truck Accident Attorney Can Help.

Rear End Big Truck Accidents Can Cause Serious Injuries and Other Damages

Rear-end collisions are extremely common in Texas and the rest of the country. They typically occur when a vehicle is stopped for a red light or stop sign or due to heavy stop and go traffic and is struck from behind by another vehicle. Such an accident can be serious…

Involved in a Blind Spot 18-Wheeler Truck Accident? Learn How a Truck Accident Attorney Can Maximize Your Claim Due to Truck Driver Negligence.

Involved in a Blind Spot 18-Wheeler Truck Accident

If you’ve recently been in an accident with a truck, then it helps to contact a truck accident attorney in order to get some information about how to maximize potential payouts you can get from a lawsuit if you sue an 18-wheeler company or driver for negligence.  Blindspot Overview  One…

What to Do if You Are Involved in an Accident with an Amazon Truck or Delivery Truck? See How a Texas Truck Accident Attorney Can Help.

What to Do if You Are Involved in an Accident with an Amazon Truck or Delivery Truck See How a Texas Truck Accident Attorney Can Help

Many people are ordering products from Amazon. That is why there are more Amazon delivery trucks on the road than ever before. Deliveries are more urgent than they were in the past because people are choosing same-day delivery, next-day delivery and Prime delivery. Because there are more trucks on the…

5 Main Causes of Deadly Commercial Truck Wrecks. A Truck Accident Attorney Explains.

5 Main Causes of Deadly Commercial Truck Wrecks

Some of the worst vehicle accidents are caused by commercial trucks. The reasons for the accidents vary but statistics do show that about 500,000 accidents happen per year. And most of these are either directly or indirectly caused by commercial truck drivers. About 5,000 of these accidents cause fatalities, despite…

What You Should Know in Order to Get a Settlement from a Tanker Truck Accident? A Truck Accident Attorney Explains.

What You Should Know in Order to Get a Settlement from a Tanker Truck Accident

Tanker truck accidents are usually deadly. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Association claims that 78% of tanker truck accidents are caused by driver error. Depending on what the truck is carrying, it may explode if the impact is severe or if there is a head on collision. Because tanker truck…

How Much Is My Truck Accident Case Worth? A Truck Accident Attorney Explains.

How Much Is My Truck Accident Case Worth?

What is the Average Settlement for a Semi-Truck Accident Case? Big rigs weigh a lot more than regular vehicles. That is why people are often seriously injured when they get into an accident with a big rig. Even if a person collides with a big rig at a slow speed,…

Why an Attorney is Important for Auto Accidents Caused by Trucks and Other Large Vehicles

Why an Attorney is Important for Auto Accidents Caused by Trucks and Other Large Vehicles

Vehicle accidents can be a scary experience for many drivers and their families. Each year, around 40,000 people in the United States are killed in traffic accidents, according to the National Transportation Safety Board. While many people believe larger vehicles can be safer than smaller ones, they can actually increase…

5 Common Injuries for Those Involved in a Commercial Truck Accident. A Commercial Truck Accident Attorney Explains How They Can Assist

5 Common Injuries for Those Involved in a Commercial Truck Accident. A Commercial Truck Accident Attorney Explains How They Can Assist

Commercial trucks and trailers can be more than 70 feet long and weigh up to 80,000 pounds. They’re gigantic pieces of machinery, and when impacting with a passenger vehicle at high speeds, they can crush that passenger vehicle. Victims are going to need the assistance of an experienced, aggressive and…

Truck Accident Dangers in the Oil and Gas Industry: How a Texas Truck Accident Attorney Can Help

Truck Accident Dangers in the Oil and Gas Industry

States, like Texas, welcome the oil and gas industry for the many benefits it provides. First, the industry provides a lot of economic support for the region as a whole. It makes good paying jobs available to local residents, and allows for the leasing of sub-surface rights. It also benefits…

18 Wheeler Jackknifed and Rollover Truck Accidents Often Cause Serious Injury. A Dallas-Fort Worth Truck Accident Attorney Explains.

Truck Accidents Often Cause Serious Injury

When an 18 Wheeler jackknifes or rollovers the damage can be catastrophic due to the size of the 18 wheeler. In a jackknife truck accident, the trailer slides out to one side, and the truck and trailer fold into themselves. They take the “V” shaped form of a pocket knife…