Truck Accidents

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According to The Washington Post, the American Trucking Association estimates that there is a shortage of more than 50,000 truck drivers across the United States, largely due to increased demand from massive retailers like Amazon and Walmart. Because of this shortage in qualified drivers, many are starting to wonder if...

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If you were hurt in an accident with an 18-wheeler or another large commercial vehicle, you could be dealing with painful injuries, costly medical expenses, lost income, and the cost of repairs or replacement of your car. Following a serious truck accident, many victims don’t have the money to pay...

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Brakes are a critical component of any vehicle. If they fail, serious or fatal truck accidents may occur. Now picture one of the largest and heaviest vehicles on the road – an 18-wheeler – and imagine that its brakes are defective or poorly maintained. The damage that this vehicle inflicts...

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Accidents involving 18-wheelers, tractor-trailers, semi-trucks, and other large commercial vehicles can have devastating consequences for the people involved, often due to the relative size of the vehicles involved. Large trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds. When a truck of this size collides with a passenger vehicle, serious injuries or...