The Deadly Results of Override Truck Accidents

Tractor-trailers and other commercial trucks are massive vehicles, often weighing up to 80,000 pounds. Having one of these huge vehicle driving next to you or behind you can be intimidating for any passenger vehicle driver. Tragically, many truck...

What Happens When Another Person Causes a Crash That Injures a Commercial Truck Driver?

Tractor-trailer drivers, bus drivers and tow truck or heavy equipment operators face the same dangers from negligent, reckless and drunk or drugged drivers as everyone else on the road. In some ways, they face even greater risks for suffering...

Truck Accident Causes

Car accidents range from minor to major, with many levels of severity in between. Truck accidents, however, often result in catastrophic injuries for the victims due to the massive size and weight of these vehicles.

The Federal Motor Carrier...

NTSB’s Most Wanted List to Reduce Truck Accidents

Every year, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) releases its Most Wanted List. This list details the agency’s top priorities when it comes to reducing accidents, increasing awareness, and addressing changes needed in legislation to...

Truck Drivers’ Large Blind Spots to Blame for Many Crashes

During 2017, the leading identifiable causes of crashes caused by commercial truck drivers in Virginia were

  • Following too close
  • Improper lane change
  • Improper turn
  • Failure to...