What To Do In Rear End Truck Accidents?

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Studies have revealed that majority of these rear end collisions are caused by truck drivers following vehicles in front of them too closely. Rear end car accidents are usually not of a very serious nature. However, read end truck accidents are a different phenomenon altogether.  This is due to the sheer size of these vehicles. … Read more

What to Do If You Are Involved In a Truck Accident?

Attorney James M. Hoffmann has been protecting the rights of St. Louis injured workers since 1993. In recent years he has been concentrating his practice on helping victims of truck accidents. The most common error that people make when they are hit by a negligent and irresponsible truck driver is that they postpone their decision to … Read more

Trucking Companies vs. Truck Drivers

Their argument involves negligence on the part of the trucking companies, who are notorious for forcing long hours onto their drivers, as well as failing to properly train drivers. A landmark article argues that trucking companies are more at fault in accident claims than the truck drivers themselves. Trucking accidents have a variety of causes, … Read more

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

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Trucks and tractor trailers have long been the undisputed kings of the road. By their sheer size and presence on the highways, many drivers, especially the young and inexperienced, avoid them as much possible. This stands to reason as over 7 of every 12 accidents that involve these road behemoths end in at least one … Read more

Truck Accident Lawyers Fight For Compensation

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Imagine driving happily down the road when all of a sudden a massive truck smashes into the side of you. In this circumstance it is likely that you and the passengers that may be in your vehicle will be injured. At first you are concerned only for your well-being, but after that you will be … Read more

When to Hire a Truck Accident Lawyer

If you’ve been involved in a truck accident, you may need to hire a truck accident lawyer. A good truck accident lawyer can help you recover losses resulting from a motor vehicle accident and/or reduce the large amount of paperwork and hassle often associated with truck accident insurance claims. The deadline for filing personal injury … Read more