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What to do after being in a car accident involving a semi-truck

When fully loaded with cargo, an 18-wheeler can weigh upwards of 80,000 pounds, while a regular sized automobile weighs approximately 4,000 pounds. A collision between the two can cause severe personal injury and property damage, particularly to the occupants of the passenger vehicle. Due to the severity of loss, the driver and trucking company are … Continue reading What to do after being in a car accident involving a semi-truck

Semitruck accidents can have lifelong implications

City streets pose a unique issue for big rigs because of the small space and frequent stops. Interstates pose a unique issue because of the high speeds. In all of these cases, a big rig can become a deadly projectile. This is why it is imperative that truckers are properly trained and use safety techniques … Continue reading Semitruck accidents can have lifelong implications