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    • Why the Increase in Fatal Truck Crashes?

      Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. According to CNBC, fatal truck crashes have been on the rise since 2009. There are, of course, many reasons for this disturbing trend. Some of the most concerning include: Overly tired truck drivers High turnover among truck drivers, which makes it difficult for trucking companies to keep enough qualified truck driver ...

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  • Recent Truck Accidents in Houston

    … of an 18-wheel truck became distracted by something in his cab while driving in rush-hour traffic on Highway 290. He crushed the back of the Kia Optima ahead of him, which killed the young boy riding in the back seat. On December 21, 2016, the driver of a truck carrying alcohol lost control of his vehicle on an elevated overpass of the U.S. 59…

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  • Why Is Truck Driving Such a Dangerous Job?

    … Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Truck driving is a dangerous job. In 2015, more than 25 percent of all workplace fatalities in America occurred in the trucking industry. So, what exactly makes this such a dangerous occupation? Pay structure. Because truck drivers are often paid by the mile, not by the hour…

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  • Be Aware of Truck Driving Risks During Summer Months

    … of an accident. Always allow extra distance between yourself and a commercial truck (such as a semi, a tractor-trailer, an 18-wheeler, or any other big rig), as these vehicles require greater stopping distance. You should also take extra steps to be sure your vehicle is visible to the truck driver. Trucks in construction zones. The combination of big rigs…

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  • Tired Truck Drivers Put Us All at Risk

    … on the road at risk. Tired Driving Is a Consistent Problem for Commercial Truck Drivers The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has issued tips for staying alert behind the wheel. Still, truckers continue to cause deadly accidents. Parents Against Tired Truckers was formed in 1994 after a truck driver fell asleep at the wheel and killed four…

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  • Recent Truck Accidents in Houston

    …. The driver of an eighteen-wheel truck became distracted by something in his cab while driving in rush hour traffic on Highway 290. He crushed the back of the Kia Optima ahead of him, which killed the young boy riding in the back seat. On December 21, 2016, the driver of a truck carrying alcohol lost control of his vehicle on an elevated overpass…

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  • Proving Permanent Injuries in Truck Accident Cases

    … Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Motor vehicle accidents involving trucks, tractor trailers, and big rigs can lead to serious accidents with catastrophic and permanent injuries and damages. In many cases, the insurance companies scoff when an injured accident victim claims permanent damage in a Houston truck or car accident…

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  • Liability Disputes in Truck Accident Cases

    … Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Trucking accidents happen every day in Texas, and insurance companies often dispute who or what caused the accident. If you have been injured in a truck or big rig accident and an insurance company is disputing liability, you need experienced legal representation on your side throughout…

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  • Non-Economic Damages Available in Houston Trucking Accident Cases

    … Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Because of the large size and fast speeds of big box trucks, big rigs, and tractor trailers, accidents involving those types of vehicles can result in catastrophic personal injuries. If you have been injured as a result of a truck driver’s carelessness or negligence while operating a truck…

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  • Summer Road Safety Tips

    …. However, it is important to keep in mind that while behind the wheel of a car, your most important priority should be safe driving. Safe driving includes the following: Keeping your eyes on the roadway in front of you at all times Refraining from texting or using a non-hands-free cellular device while driving Obeying all roadway traffic signs…

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  • Traumatic Brain Injuries Sustained in Trucking Accident Cases

    … Hi there, I am a Personal Injury Attorney in Houston. Due to the large size and fast highway speeds of box trucks, tractor trailers, and big rigs on Texas roadways, motor vehicle accidents caused by these vehicles tend to be catastrophic. Catastrophic injuries sustained in truck and big rig accidents typically include fractures, broken bones…

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  • Truck Accidents Can Result in a Lifetime of Medical Care

    … of experts familiar with the costs of care and the potential treatments victims may need, so it is imperative for people who have sustained catastrophic injuries to retain a lawyer familiar with representing individuals who will likely need long-term care. Call a Houston 18-Wheeler Wreck Attorney Today to Schedule a Free Consultation If you have…

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  • Rental Truck Crashes

    … and dangerous vehicles. However, there is one type of situation that allows individuals with no training whatsoever to get behind the wheel of large trucks, and this is when someone rents a Uhaul or another type of moving truck. Simply because individuals only rent trucks for a few hours or days does not make them any less dangerous. In fact, there may…

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