Truck Accidents Caused by Speeding: Catastrophic and Fatal

Over the past several years, there has been an increase each year in the number of fatal truck accidents that occur. According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), one of the most critical reasons for this increase is due to rising...

Do Federal Regulations Protect Commuters from Truck Driver Fatigue?

One of the duties of a long-distance truck driver’s job is the number of hours that they are required to spend on the road. Although the federal government has set strict rules to those numbers, the issue of truck driver fatigue is a serious...

Do I Need a Virginia Truck Accident Lawyer to Settle My Claim?

If you or a family member has been seriously injured in a truck accident, you have now become part of an alarming statistic. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the number of fatal truck accidents continues to...

Complexities of Commercial Truck Accidents

According to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA), the number of fatal truck accidents increased almost 10 percent last year compared to the year before. In many of these crashes, it was shown that the trucking...

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...

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...