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The Impact of Trucker Fatigue on Trucking Accidents

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There are constant examples of the struggle between safety and economics all the time. In some cases, the expense of this struggle is human lives. Vehicles that should have been recalled and then fixed for a pretty affordable price can remain on the road until a person dies because of the defect. Unfortunately, the… Read More »

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The 3 Leading Causes of Trucking Accidents

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If you are in a passenger vehicle and you get in an accident with a large commercial truck, it can be much more dangerous and devastating than if you had just gotten into an accident with a vehicle the same size as your own. In 2015, over 4,300 large trucks and buses were involved… Read More »

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What Are Wide Turn Truck Accidents?

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Commercial trucks and other long vehicles need a lot of room to execute a turn safely. And, this is why they pose a danger on highways and interstates when they are traveling at high speeds, and why they are far more likely to cause a wide turn truck accident. Contrary to common belief, these… Read More »

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5 Reasons You Need a Truck Accident Lawyer After a Crash

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If you’ve been involved in a truck accident, you may feel lucky to be alive. If you’ve been injured, now comes the hard part: trying to get compensation for your injuries. If you’re like most people, you don’t know the ins and outs of the legal system or how to make it work for… Read More »

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Alcohol and Florida Truck Accidents

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Federal and state law prohibits anyone whose blood alcohol concentration is above the legal limit from operating a motor vehicle. Truck drivers are forbidden from getting behind the wheel if there are detectable quantities of alcohol in their bloodstream. Penalties for truck drivers driving under the influence of alcohol are particularly steep in Florida…. Read More »

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The Dangers of Riding in an Open Truck Bed

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Most people have fond memories of riding in an open truck bed as a kid or teen. It’s an activity that is synonymous with summer, cookouts, camping, and Americana. If you’re a parent, you may have even allowed your child to take a quick spin around the block or up the street in the… Read More »

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How to Determine What Caused a Trucking Accident

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When you are involved in a vehicle crash with an eighteen wheeler, the consequences can be catastrophic. Since most eighteen wheeler trucks are eighty thousand pounds or more when they’re carrying a big load, you can sustain severe injuries and damage to your vehicle very quickly. Some people don’t even survive the scene of… Read More »

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Top 5 Most Dangerous Motorcycle Injuries

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Boca Raton Attorneys for Dangerous Motorcycle Injuries Claim Did you know that more than 80 percent of all reported motorcycle accidents end in either injury or death? This percentage is huge compared to cars and trucks. The major difference is obviously that motorcycles offer very little protection between the driver or passenger and the… Read More »

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4 Important Questions to Ask a Truck Accident Attorney

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After a truck accident, you may find yourself battling insurance companies and corporate attorneys for a fair settlement. You know you need an attorney, but how do you know you’re hiring a qualified attorney for the job? Truck accidents and the cost of their injuries are on the rise. Unlike regular passenger vehicle accidents,… Read More »

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