When big rig crashes happen, driver and vehicle records play a critical role in understanding what happened and why. This evidence is essential, not only to truck accident lawyers but also to trucking companies and safety organizations working to promote safer highways.
Federal law states that as an [...]
The main challenge faced by a transport company is how to keep the deliveries moving yet keep safety levels high. Drivers want to earn more by staying on the road; however, this invites a greater possibility for truck accidents.
What if your trucks could drive themselves part of [...]
To be employed as a tractor trailer driver, you must undergo a mandatory urine test that detects the presence of illegal drugs in your system. Drug use reduces your ability to safely maneuver large equipment, making you a considerable risk on the highway and a leading contributor in many [...]
Texas is the proud home to many great things, from football and food to wide open spaces. On the downside, Texas is also the state the record holder for having the greatest number of deadly truck accidents yearly, a number that is growing. The sobering statistics below outline the [...]
Individuals injured in truck accidents may be asked to release certain medical records to the insurance company that represents the trucking company. While records pertaining to the accident may be important to substantiate a settlement with the insurance company, people involved in these truck wrecks must be cautious [...]
Winter is here and along with the cooler temperatures comes the added driving hazards caused by slick roads. Truck accidents such as jackknifing are more common in these conditions, making the roads more dangerous. It is always important to take precautions to avoid jackknife accidents, especially so [...]
When truck accidents happen and people are injured, many may file personal injury claims. Winning those claims and receiving a fair compensation for injuries depends on proving that some type of negligence occurred, even when the cause of the crash seems obvious. This requires the work of dedicated [...]