Fatal Truck Accident Statistics for California

Fatal Truck Accident Statistics for California California is one of the main corridors for commercial trucking routes between the west coast and the rest of the nation. With major highways running through the area there is an increased amount of semi and tractor-trailers sharing the road with smaller passenger vehicles. This can lead to a [...]

By |2019-02-23T17:13:54+00:00March 7th, 2011|Tractor Trailer Accidents|0 Comments

Virginia Truck Accident Settlements

Because of their size, trucks have the potential to cause serious injuries if involved in an accident. If you were recently involved in an accident with a commercial truck in Virginia, you may be entitled to a Virginia truck accident settlement. It is important to speak with a Virginia truck accident lawyer as soon as [...]

By |2019-02-23T17:14:08+00:00February 19th, 2011|Tractor Trailer Accidents|0 Comments

3 Types of Evidence You Can Use Against a Virginia Truck Driver or Virginia Trucking Company

A Virginia truck accident can lead to catastrophic injuries and devastating medical bills. The chances of receiving a settlement adequately addressing your injuries and medical care are greatly increased when you have evidence proving the truck driver's or company's negligence. An experienced Virginia truck accident lawyer can help obtain evidence in a truck accident and [...]

By |2019-02-23T17:14:21+00:00February 2nd, 2011|Tractor Trailer Accidents|0 Comments

Common Types of Truck Driver Negligence

One of the more serious types of accidents to be involved in is a Virginia truck crash. When you've been injured in a truck accident, it's important to know that a truck driver's negligence may allow you to pursue compensation through a personal injury claim. A Manassas truck accident lawyer can examine your case to [...]

By |2019-02-23T17:15:20+00:00January 22nd, 2011|Tractor Trailer Accidents|0 Comments

Tractor Trailer Truck Accident Statistics (Part A)

If you have been the victim of a large truck accident, you already know the unfortunate consequences. Now you might be interested in the statistics surrounding truck accidents, many of which are not well known.   Truck Accident Statistics  As is expected, more people die in accidents with semi trucks than with other passenger cars. Though there [...]

By |2019-02-23T17:15:40+00:00May 16th, 2010|Tractor Trailer Accidents|0 Comments

Driver Fatigue and Tractor Trailer Accidents (Part B)

It certainly does not excuse the irresponsible behavior of some tired truck drivers, but it does put it into perspective. Truck companies may also contribute to tractor trailer accidents before they even occur if they fail to exercise care when hiring drivers, or enforcing federal regulations.   Truck Company Liability  According to The Prometheus Institute, many truck [...]

By |2019-02-23T17:15:40+00:00May 16th, 2010|Tractor Trailer Accidents|0 Comments