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Truck Accidents

Fatal Accident on I-84 Raises Truck Safety Questions

arly in the morning of June 3, central Connecticut was rocked by tragedy, when two people died in a four-vehicle truck accident on I-84 in East Hartford. According to WTNH, the crash involved two tractor-trailers, a box truck, and a school bus (which… Read More

Challenges for Truck Drivers that Increase Their Risk of an Accident

One of the main causes of truck accidents is negligent driving by the person behind the wheel of the truck. There are many risk factors for truck drivers that make them more likely to cause an accident. Below, learn more about the challenges faced by… Read More

How to Drive Safely Near Semi-Trucks

Semi-truck accidents are some of the most dangerous traffic accidents. This is why it is so important to travel safely and cautiously around these large vehicles. They need more time to slow down and maneuver to avoid trouble, increasing the risk of accidents. If… Read More

Who Can I Hold Liable for a Truck Accident?

One of the most difficult aspects of a truck accident claim is figuring out which party is actually responsible for the crash. Often, there are several parties involved in a truck accident, making it difficult to determine which one is liable for compensating… Read More

7 Steps to Take After a Truck Accident

The damage that results from a collision between a passenger vehicle and a commercial semi-truck can be extremely severe. The better prepared you are and the more knowledge you have about what goes into a truck accident investigation, the more likely… Read More

Common Injuries Caused by Truck Accidents

In 2016, there were 3,986 fatalities in large truck crashes, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Highway Loss Data Institute. Sixty-six percent of those killed were occupants in cars and other passenger vehicles. This is because occupants… Read More

USA Investigation Part 3: Companies Risk Lives by Pushing Truckers to Drive While Fatigued

An investigation by USA TODAY found that port trucking companies around Los Angeles are violating federal law and risking the lives of those on the road by pushing truck drivers to work with little or no sleep. Federal rules require that commercial truck… Read More

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

If you or someone you love has been injured in an accident with a commercial truck, the question of what caused the accident and who is responsible can be difficult to answer. This is because truck accident cases are complex. There are several parties… Read More

USA TODAY Investigation Part 1: Truck Drivers Pushed to Work Longer Hours than Legally Allowed

A recent investigation by the USA TODAY Network found that port trucking companies, which transport goods into and out of California ports, use unscrupulous practices to force drivers to exceed federal limits on working hours. According to the investigation,… Read More

Tractor Trailer Crash on Interstate 91 on Friday Night Caused Two Deaths

Two people were killed and another was injured in a serious collision on Interstate 91 Friday night. According to police, a Volkswagen Golf struck the back of a tractor trailer near Exit 24 in Rocky Hill, killing the driver and passenger in the Volkswagen. Eyewitness… Read More