Dangers of Jackknife Truck Accidents

There are thousands of trucks that drive along and through Virginia roads every single day. Unfortunately, these massive vehicles often put other commuters at significant risk of being injured or killed in a trucking accident. Each year, there...

State Police: Speed Caused Driver to Lose Control of Truck Hauling 900 Live Turkeys

A tractor-trailer hauling almost 900 live turkeys overturned in Campbell County in an accident police say was caused by reckless driving on the part of the truck driver.

According to Virginia State Police, the crash occurred on Tuesday, March...

Logging Truck Driver Causes Chain Reaction Crash in NC

Police say a logging truck was responsible for a recent chain-reaction accident on NC18/US 64 in Chesterfield, NC. According to a trooper with the State Highway Patrol, a 73-year-old Union  Mills man was driving a logging truck that went through...

What Are the Most Common Causes of Virginia Truck Accidents?

At Shapiro, Appleton & Washburn, all we do is injury law. This means that the Virginia personal injury attorney who handles your case has extensive experience and legal knowledge of Virginia injury law. Our firm also only represents victims...

Virginia Truck Accident Attorney: Causes of Flatbed Truck Accidents

Flatbed trucks are one of the most popular choices to transport goods and equipment, whether across the country or across town. While other types of commercial trucks have enclosed trailers, flatbed trucks are wide open and transport companies...

Why You Should Hire a Virginia Truck Accident Attorney

Commercial trucks and commercial truck drivers are required to adhere to strict federal and state regulations. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is the federal agency that oversees this regulation. Some of this oversight...

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Virginia Truck Accident Attorney Discusses Override Accidents

The attorneys at our Virginia truck accident firm know that the massive size and weight of tractor-trailers and other commercial trucks often dwarf other vehicles they share the roads with, and this is why truck accidents often result in...