18-Wheeler

  • Evidence Key to Winning a Truck Accident Case

    …When it comes to an accident involving a commercial truck or 18-wheeler, evidence can be key to proving your case. Not only must truckers drive defensively and follow the same traffic laws as everyone else, they must also adhere to federal rules laid out by the FMCSA. If you’ve been hurt in a car-vs-truck crash, call us today at 1-877-405-4313…

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  • Dallas Loading Dock Accident Lawyer

    …Hurt in a loading dock accident at work? Call 1-877-405-4313 to learn how our Dallas Injury attorneys may be able to help. We understand the confusion surrounding your options following a work injury in Texas, which is why we’re happy to discuss your options—free of charge—over the phone or by email. There’s no obligation to make a decision right…

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  • Dallas Loading Dock Accident Lawyer

    …Hurt in a loading dock accident at work? Call 1-877-405-4313 to learn how our Dallas Injury attorneys may be able to help. We understand the confusion surrounding your options following a work injury in Texas, which is why we’re happy to discuss your options—free of charge—over the phone or by email. There’s no obligation to make a decision right…

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  • Sideswipe Accidents Involving 18-Wheeler Trucks

    …Have you been injured in a sideswipe accident involving a semi truck in Texas? Call our law firm today at 1-877-405-4313. Don’t let the truck driver blame a sideswipe accident on you. Let us handle your claim from beginning to end, while you focus on recovering. Our goal is to get you every penny you deserve, and we work on a no-win, no-fee basis…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 24 readers -
  • Should I Accept a Car Accident Settlement?

    … Any type of disability, chronic pain, etc. Time lost from work Your ability to return to work in the same capacity Any other expenses that are related to your car accident Due to the fact that many of the above factors can significantly increase the value of your claim, you want to be certain you know the FULL extent of your damages before…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 13 readers -
  • Truck Underride Accidents

    … consultation. An underride accident can be defined as a smaller vehicle becoming jammed or pinned underneath a truck’s trailer as the result of a collision. These types of accidents account for nearly 25% of all truck accident fatalities, and often result in serious injuries such as traumatic brain injury, amputation, and even paralysis. Side-Impact…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 19 readers -
  • G-Forces in an Automobile Accident

    … in the cavities/compartments of your body, they can also endure physical trauma in an accident. These types of injuries may not be immediately apparent, which is why you should ALWAYS seek a medical evaluation following a car crash. An impact could cause an aneurysm, internal bleeding, a ruptured spleen, a spinal fluid leak, and more. These injuries…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 9 readers -
  • Disfigurement Caused by a Personal Injury

    …Have you suffered an unsightly scar or disfiguring injury? Injuries which cause disfigurements can have lasting effects on a victim. You deserve to be fully compensated for your injuries, and our Dallas disfigurement lawyers can help. Call us at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation. The definition of the term “disfigurement” means to impair…

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  • Stephen Fitts Killed after Being Rear-Ended by 18-Wheeler Truck

    …ASPERMONT, TX (04/07/2017) — A truck driver caused a fatal three-vehicle collision on US-380 after rear-ending a pickup truck stopped for traffic. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, 69-year-old Stephen Lloyd Fitts (of Spur, Texas) was killed in a rear-end accident in Stonewall County at 1:33 p.m. Friday afternoon. Fatal Car…

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  • Additional Laws Which Apply to Truck Drivers

    … lbs and carrying non-hazardous material is required to have a minimum of $750,000 in auto insurance. A minimum of $1,500,000 is required for buses and passenger-carrying vehicles which hold 15 or fewer passengers, and $5,000,000 for those which carry over 15 passengers. Mobile phone use. Lastly, the FMCSA forbids the handheld use of mobile phones…

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  • Trucking Companies Often Liable for Driver Accidents

    …Trucking companies are vicariously liable for damages caused by their drivers under the respondeat superior doctrine. When an accident occurs between a car and a large truck, the damages can be extensive—sometimes even fatal. At Rasansky Law Firm, our attorneys are focused on ensuring that you and your family are fully compensated. Trucking…

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  • Texas 18-Wheeler Truck Accident Statistics

    … Department of Transportation (TxDOT), the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS), we’ve highlighted the most-interesting and revealing statistical information regarding commercial truck accidents in Texas (those involving 18-wheelers, big rigs, tanker trucks, etc). If you have…

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  • 18-Wheeler Truck Accident in Rockwall, Texas

    … and night. This type of traffic is almost exclusive to area highways, and it’s no surprise that the majority of car-vs-truck accidents reported by local news outlets tend to occur on Interstate 30 (US 67). Of course these types of accidents have also occurred on Texas State Highway 66, State Highway 276, State Highway 205, and John King Blvd…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 28 readers -
  • Types of Motor Vehicle Accidents

    … drunk drivers who hurt themselves in an accident after being negligently overserved at a bar may be able to recover compensation through a first-party dram shop claim. Accidents involving commercial vehicles. Commercial vehicles (such as 18-wheeler trucks and buses) can cause serious accidents owing to their sheer size, mass, and potential energy…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 21 readers -
  • Fatal Truck Accidents in Dallas

    … driver logs (to look for hours-of-service violations), and send a Stower’s damand in order to prevent the company from deleting any digital evidence. We’ll take a look at any dashcam or CCTV camera footage available, and will fully-investigate any and all potential claims relating to this tragic event. Big trucks equal big insurance policies. Trucking…

    Jeff Rasansky/ Rasansky Law Firm- 26 readers -
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