Truck Accidents Involving Cargo Spills

It is understandable why some drivers become nervous when driving alongside commercial trucks. There are so many scenarios where a truck accident can suddenly happen. In addition to the size and weight of the commercial truck, it is difficult to determine the truck driver’s state of mind behind the wheel. The truck driver can be…

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What Are Underride Accidents Involving Tractor-Trailers?

Imagine stopping next to a tractor-trailer in the middle of an intersection. It quickly becomes evident that the truck driver fails to notice you in the next lane because the he or she is in the process of making a wide turn. As the truck driver completes his turn, your worst fear comes true –…

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Older, Used Trucks Keep Going to Auction, But Should They?

As global industries rebound from the production lull of 2020, many cannot keep adequate supply to match rising demand rates and subsequent price increases. The transportation and trucking industries are no exception. Fueled by a massive surge in online shopping, this year trucking companies in the U.S. have seen record-breaking costs for new and used…

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The Dangers of Commercial Trucks and Blind Spots

Whether you call them big rigs, 18-wheelers, or semis, commercial trucks are massive vehicles. These types of trucks weigh in around at 20,000 to 80,000 pounds, depending on their cargo load. Besides being a potential highway hazard simply due to their size and weight, commercial trucks also have a number of blind spots around their…

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