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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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, […]

How To Protect Yourself In A Truck Accident

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On August 30 of this year, a JAG Transportation Inc. semitrailer ran into a Greyhound bus. There were roughly 50 people on the bus when tragedy struck. Eight people were killed. Many were injured.   Who Was At Fault? Accidents happen, but because there are things that can be done to help prevent them from […]

Trucking Accidents: Prevention and Reconciliation

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Trucking accidents are the most deadly accidents on the road. Thankfully, there are federal laws designed to protect both the truck driver as well as everyone else in smaller cars and trucks. For example, a trucker is required to get adequate rest before they get in their 80,000 pound vehicle and drive it past other […]

Three Injured in Rosinville Logging Truck Crash

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According to NBC 2 in Mt. Pleasant, recently, there was a logging truck crash in Rosinville at the intersection of Highways 15 and 178. The collision happened around 8:15 a.m. and involved a pickup truck. The resulting wreckage left three people trapped. The South Carolina Highway Patrol and Dorchester County Fire and Rescue had to […]

What Do I Do If I’m Seriously Injured Out of State?

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Serious personal injuries – traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, severe damage caused by car accidents and truck accidents, etc. – disrupt victims’ lives out of nowhere, leaving them confused and wondering what to do next. Paying for medical bills is one of the biggest concerns, which is why personal injury attorneys help these victims […]