Recent Posts in Semi-Truck Accident Category

Agressive driving and semi-trucks: A deadly combination for Missouri drivers

At one time or another, we've all gotten impatient while behind the wheel. How motorists react to that feeling of impatience, however, could directly impact their auto accident risks. Safety ...
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Unsafe truck drivers increase serious injury risks for Missouri motorists

As Missouri truck accident lawyers, we know that auto accidents often happen because of driver-related factors, such as speeding, fatigue, distractedness, and drug or alcohol impairment, just to name ...
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Truck drivers' medical conditions can increase accident risks for Missouri drivers

As Missouri truck accident lawyers, we know that collisions involving semis and average-sized passenger vehicles can have catastrophic consequences, often for the occupants of those smaller vehicles. ...
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Court of Appeals upholds federal regulations that aim to reduce semi-truck driver fatigue

Crashes involving semi-trucks and smaller passenger vehicles are all-too-often deadly. As Missouri truck accident lawyers, we know that these collisions are often linked to certain common contributing ...
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Vehicle related road debris from semi-trucks can cause serious, life-threatening injuries

As Missouri personal injury lawyers, we know that accidents involving semi-trucks often cause catastrophic injuries to passenger vehicle occupants. According to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, ...
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New FMCSA regulations aim to reduce Missouri semi-truck accidents caused by driver fatigue

The U.S. Department of Transportation reports that between 3,000 and 4,000 people are killed annually in accidents involving semi-trucks and other large commercial vehicles. What's more, statistics ...
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IIHS: Underride guards don't always protect drivers from fatal semi-truck crashes

One of the deadliest kinds of semi-truck accidents occurs when a smaller vehicle collides with the back of a truck's trailer. Federal law requires most semi-trailers to be equipped with underride ...
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Pedestrians & Missouri semi-trucks: A deadly combintation

As Missouri personal injury lawyers, we know that semi-truck accidents commonly have disastrous consequences for the occupants of smaller vehicles. Pedestrians, however, are even more at-risk for ...
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Trucker faces civil lawsuit, vehicular homicide charge following fatal rear-end crash

A South Carolina truck driver is facing a vehicular homicide charge and a civil lawsuit following a rear-end accident that killed a four year-old girl. WMBF TV reports that a warrant was issued for ...
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Semi-Truck Slams Into MoDOT Vehicle, Injuring 1: Drivers Urged to Make Work Zone Safety a Priority

Yesterday, a Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) worker suffered minor injuries after a semi-truck crashed into a MoDOT vehicle on Interstate 70. The crash happened near Concordia. A crew ...
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Semi-Truck Rollover Leaves Dozens of Cows Roaming the Freeway

Today, commuters in northern Texas encountered an unusual roadblock during the morning rush hour. A tractor trailer hauling 89 head of cattle overturned on Interstate 35 in Dallas, obstructing ...
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Fiery 5-Vehicle Crash Caused By Traffic Backup from Separate Semi-Truck Wreck

On Wednesday afternoon, there were two serious accidents involving semi-trucks within a three mile stretch of Kentucky highway - and they happened just hours apart. Both crashes happened on Interstate ...
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