After a truck accident, victims and their families must retain a lawyer as soon as possible, as the trucking company will be in control of the evidence.

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Crash on I-80 in Wyoming Involves 27 Vehicles

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Metier Law Firm | 888-634-7366 | Free Consult On March 20th, there was another devastating vehicle crash on I-80 in Wyoming. It occurred east of Laramie near milepost 331. There were 27 vehicles in the crash, and 23 of them were commercial trucks. This is not the first massive chain-reaction car crash to occur this […]

For Truck Accident Lawsuits, Trial Experience Matters

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John Sloan | 888-364-6814 | Free Consult When you’re involved in a wreck with a commercial motor vehicle, you need someone with actual trial experience on your side to handle your truck accident lawsuit. John Sloan is the founder of Sloan Law Firm based in Longview, Texas, with offices in Houston and Santa Fe. He […]

A Leading Cause of Truck Accidents: Profit

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Alan Robertson | 888-364-6814 | Free Consult It’s no secret that trucking companies often allow poorly trained drivers and trucks experiencing notable maintenance issues to make long drives across the country. This leads to dangerous situations for the truck driver as well as anyone sharing the road with them. So why do trucking companies allow […]

Attorney Explains the Increase of New York Truck Accidents

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Attorney Michael Greenspan | 888-392-6439 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win “When we follow the whole chain of events, we can see this may not necessarily be momentary inattention by a driver, but again the culmination of a series of events that put that trucker there and caused the crash.” If you […]

Truck Drivers On Their Cell Phones A Growing Cause of Truck Accidents

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Attorney Carson Runge | 888-364-6814 | Free Consult “What we have seen time and time again is that the trucking industry is destroying evidence, removing evidence, changing evidence while the people who are injured are heading to the hospital in an ambulance. So it’s vitally important that people hire an attorney immediately.” An alarming amount […]

If a Tire Flies Off a Truck and Causes an Accident, Who is Liable?

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Kathy McArthur | 888-511-3130 | No Fee Unless You Win | FREE Consult If a tire flies off a truck and causes an accident, who is liable for the damage? This Quick Question features Kathy McArthur, a truck accident attorney with McArthur Law Firm. She has offices in Macon and Atlanta, and she assists clients […]

How Tire Tread Separation Causes Deadly Truck Accidents

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Attorney Kathy McArthur | 888-511-3130 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win “Tire tread separation is when the different layers of a tractor-trailer tire—there are several different layers—separate over the passage of time….That’s [what happened] when you see a piece of tire on the road.” Truck drivers and trucking companies are required to […]

Injured in I-80 Crash in Wyoming?

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Attorneys Tom Metier and Grant Lawson | 888-634-7366 | FREE Consult | No Fee Without Recovery In early March, a devastating pair of car and truck accident killed three people and injured several more. A total of 30 people required hospitalizations, and over 100 vehicles were involved in the crash, including several large tractor-trailers. The […]

What to Say to the Insurance Company After a Truck Accident

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Attorney Pius Joseph | 888-981-0035 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win Following a serious crash, it’s critical to know what to say to the insurance company after a truck accident. Or rather, what not to say. Pius Joseph is an injury attorney with Law Offices of Pius Joseph in Pasadena, California. He […]

Texas Truck Accident Lawyer: What to Do After a Crash

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Attorney Gregory Herrman | 888-981-1283 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win With so many trucks on the road in the Lone Star State, truck accidents are not uncommon in Texas. Trucking companies know this, and they are ready to use a squad of lawyers, investigators, and insurance reps to avoid liability at […]

What To Do After a Truck Accident

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Attorney Brian Davis | 888-592-5071 | FREE Consult | No Fee Unless We Win “Most people don’t know this: If you make a recorded statement to an insurance adjuster or a truck company, they’re probably going to use your words against you later.” Wondering what to do after a truck accident? Brian Davis is an […]

Why That Truck Accident May Not Have Been the Truck Driver’s Fault

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Truck driver fatigue is a leading cause of truck accidents. As many as 13 percent of commercial truck drivers are fatigued at the time of a crash, according to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA)’s Large Truck Crash Causation Study. The FMCSA notes that truck driver fatigue can result from inadequate sleep, lengthy hours […]

After a Truck Accident, Call an Attorney Before Evidence Disappears

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Immediately after a truck accident, the trucking company is working to secure evidence and frame the accident scene in your favor. This could be devastating for the victims who are trying to seek compensation for medical bills, injuries, damage, and other costs. We spoke Attorney Marc Lenahan, the owner of Lenahan Law Firm in Dallas, […]

Colorado Truck Crashes Hospitalize Five, Injure One – Were Defective Brakes to Blame?

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Vail Pass on Interstate 70 has been the site of several truck accidents in recent months. Most recently, a minor truck accident occurred in late August, after a truck driver transporting milk lost control of his brakes and crashed. In that case, only the driver was injured. Less than a month prior, a truck crash […]

New Survey Shows Truck Driver Drug Use is a Serious Concern

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A group known as the Trucking Alliance comprising representatives from trucking and logistics companies has released the results of a first-of-its-kind study showing compelling and disturbing evidence of thousands of truck drivers are habitual drug users who have managed to skirt a system designed to prohibit drug use in transportation. According to news reports, the […]

Is There a Truck Driver Shortage?

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The short answer is yes. The shortage is a serious problem. Our truck drivers put a lot on the line to transport goods across the country. Unfortunately, it seems that not even increases in salary plus bonuses are enough to attract more drivers. The High Demand for Truck Drivers In order to meet the demand […]

Attorney Interview: Finding a Trial Lawyer After a Car Accident

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Why should you hire a lawyer after a car accident? Can’t you handle it yourself? Also, why is it important to choose a trial lawyer… aren’t all lawyers trial lawyers? Kathy McArthur is a personal injury attorney based in Georgia. In this interview, she explains why you should make sure that you choose an attorney […]

Whiplash and Proven Ways to Help Your Personal Injury Case

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Whiplash is more serious than just a little temporary neck pain. Unfortunately, many people don’t take this type of injury seriously. The truth is, this severe jerking of the head back and then forward can cause a very problematic spine injury, and it can even be accompanied by a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Whiplash, itself, […]