Filing a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in a Virginia Truck Accident Case

Wrongful death is a civil claim that may be filed when a person’s death was caused by another’s wrongful acts or negligence. The claim is filed by the survivors of the person or by the personal representative of the deceased’s estate. If...

Wrongful Death Lawsuits in Fatal Virginia Truck Accidents

Although the majority of truck accidents result in injuries, there are many crashes where injuries are so severe, that the victim does not survive. When a person is killed in a crash that was caused by another party, Virginia law allows the...

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...

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...

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...