Today's truck drivers have access to a wide range of tools that help them stay safe on the road. Here are five of the most notable. There is no question that technology has had a profound impact on the trucking industry. From blind-spot detection … [Read more...] about 5 Technologies That Are Helping Improve Safety in Trucking
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Multiple defendants, complex insurance coverage, different accidents, and complex truck laws can all create unique issues in St. Louis truck accident claims. If you have ever been in a car accident, you already know how overwhelming recovering … [Read more...] about 4 Unique Issues Often Created by St. Louis Truck Accidents
The NTSB estimates that nearly 20% of their investigations identified fatigue as the contributing factor in truck accidents. As Americans, we share the road with commercial trucks on a daily basis. We have become used to driving along side them and … [Read more...] about Driver Fatigue – Dangers of Commercial Trucking
Tractor trailer accidents have the potential to cause much damage. Tuesday, February 25, in Kansas City, Missouri, a fiery single-vehicle semi truck crash thankfully resulted in no injuries. But for many drivers the commute was interrupted early … [Read more...] about Tractor Trailer Overturns, Catches Fire
Being involved in any sort of auto accident can be a life altering event. One that causes a permanent disability will affect not just you, but your loved ones as well. Truck accidents are a major cause of permanent disability. The sheer size of an … [Read more...] about The Risk of Permanent Disability From Truck Accidents
Large commercial trucks make up only 3% of the vehicles occupying U.S. roadways, but accidents with them are the cause of 12% of highway fatalities. Consider the weight and size of an 18 wheeler and how much time it takes for them to come to a stop … [Read more...] about What Makes a Collision with a Large Truck Different?