Recent Posts in Truck Accident Category

Semi-truck driver sued for wrongful death after striking bicyclist, leaving scene

In 2011, car accidents caused 32,667 deaths nationwide, including 786 deaths that occurred here in Missouri. As Springfield personal injury lawyers, we know that the aftermath of a fatal car accident ...
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Have you suffered catastrophic injuries in a Columbia car crash?

Sadly, catastrophic injuries are common in Missouri car accidents. Victims sometimes suffer life-long pain and disability. If this sounds like you or a loved one, you are likely highly stressed, ...
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Whose Fault is It, Anyway? Proving Who's Responsible in Springfield, Missouri Car Accident Cases

Establishing who did what, and when they did it, is a significant part of any injury claim tied to a Missouri car, truck, or motorcycle accident. It is in your best interest to remember and implement ...
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Tractor Trailer Accidents Continue to Cause Loss of Life in Columbia Missouri and Elsewhere

Tractor trailer accidents are an unfortunate fact of life in Columbia, Missouri and across the state. These huge rigs pose a danger to other motorists due to their enormous size and weight. By law, a ...
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High Speed Contributing Factor in Mexico Missouri Accident Killing One, Injuring Eleven Others--Can Speed Prove Negligence in Wrongful Death Cases?

Columbia car accident lawyers have seen many clients come through our offices as a result of an accident with a driver who was speeding over the posted limit, or simply driving too fast for the ...
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Semi-Truck Hits Pickup, Barely Misses Union Pacific Train Tracks in Jefferson City Missouri

The sheer size and tonnage of a semi-truck makes any accident a potentially devastating event. Jefferson City Missouri truck accident lawyers were glad to hear that an Oct. 6 semi crash resulted in no ...
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Springfield Missouri Car Accident Lawyers Cite Exeter Man's Death As Reminder To Focus On Driving

Our Springfield Missouri Accident Lawyers are concerned anytime someone dies on our Missouri roads or highways and offer condolences to everyone who ever experiences this type of tragic event. A fatal ...
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Springfield, Missouri News Reports on Polk County Car Accident -Investigation still Pending Regarding an Ambulance vs. Dump Truck In Polk County

The back of an ambulance is the last place anybody should expect to be injured in a car wreck. But that is exactly what happened on July 8th near Fair Play, MO. Until the investigation results are ...
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Jefferson City Missouri Pedestrian Hit by Truck Crossing Missouri Blvd

22 year old Serenity Crump of Jefferson City was crossing Missouri Blvd in the 2300 block, in front of K-Mart, when she was involved in a truck accident and injured. Crump was taken to a local ...
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Columbia Missouri Multi Vehicle Auto Accidents Send Six to the Hospital

Highway 63 just south of Columbia MO was the scene of not one, but two car crashes on June 1st. Columbia Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyers were particularly concerned to hear about the larger accident, ...
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Consumer Advisory Urges Motorists to Check Tires to Help Prevent Car Accident in Springfield, Stockton, Bolivar Missouri and Elsewhere

A recently released consumer advisory, from the U.S. Department of Transportation, urges that all motorists take a look at their tires for signs of tread wear or damage and to make sure they're ...
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Car Accidents in Springfield, Missouri and Elsewhere Cost the U.S. More than $41 Billion in a Year

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report that estimated motor vehicle accident-related death costs in the United States. The accidents resulted in roughly $41 billion ...
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Unsafe Tractor-Trailer Load Causes Columbia Missouri Car Accident

A rollover car accident in Colombia on I-70 left a female driver and a male passenger with injuries, according to the Missourian. The car reportedly swerved to avoid something that fell off of a ...
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Heavier Trucks Increase Risk of Springfield Missouri Tractor-Trailer Accidents

The risk of serious or fatal injuries suffered in Springfield tractor-trailer accidents could increase if heavier semis are permitted on Missouri roads, the News-Leader reported. Springfield accident ...
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Tips for Safe Driving -- Avoid Columbia Missouri Truck Accidents

Columbia Missouri residents have been startled by the car accident statistics recently released by the the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) showing that one out of eight traffic fatalities is ...
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Are Springfield Missouri Truck Accidents Unavoidable? Learn to Drive Defensively

According to truck accident lawyer Aaron Sachs, trucking revenues currently are above $600 billion, and expected to double by 2015. The trucking industry is booming. However, where there is trucking, ...
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