How Can Negligent Hiring Affect My Truck Accident Case?

car that has been rear-ended by a semi-truck

Let’s discuss the dangers of negligent hiring in the trucking industry and how it can affect your St. Louis truck accident case. The rapid growth in the trucking industry and the severe shortage of truck drivers is pressuring truck companies to take hiring shortcuts to meet the growing demands and cut costs. Unfortunately, this has, … Read more

5 Tips to Safely Share the Road With Semi Trucks

driving alongside a semi-truck

While the size, weight, and blind spots of semi-trucks often contribute to accidents, there are several things you can do to safely share the road and prevent accidents. There are over 2 million semi-trucks in the US that transport tons of products every day. Unfortunately, their size, weight, and numerous blind spots are leading contributors … Read more

How Overloaded Truck Accidents Can Cause Serious Injuries

Trucking companies need to be held responsible for an accident caused by improperly loading its cargo. There is a good reason why weight limits exist for trucks. A tractor trailer could easily roll over if it is overloaded. In addition, overloaded trucks are harder to stop. The result in either case can cause serious injuries … Read more

Tractor Trailer Overturns, Catches Fire

Tractor Trailer Wreck

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 Tuesday morning around 7 a.m. near Cambridge Circle by black smoke when the semi truck caught fire and … Read more