Tag Archive: trucking accidents

Can a trucker’s GPS cause a truck accident?

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I often write about safety and truck accidents because trucking accidents are particularly dangerous given their size, weight and power. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, thousands of people are killed or injured in big rig accidents every year….
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Testing truckers for drugs and alcohol

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As an attorney with a special interest in trucking accidents in Arkansas, I represent people who have been injured in a big rig crashes due to the truck driver’s negligence. However, most truck drivers are well-trained, and the companies they…
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Truck accidents involving hazardous materials

Hazmat team working chemical spill after a trucking accident

Because of the weight and size of big rigs, motor vehicle accidents are likely to be much more serious when a truck is involved. When truck accidents involving hazardous materials occur, the potential damage may involve other vehicles on the…
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What are the 5 most common causes of truck accidents?

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According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMSCA), the multi-billion trucking industry saw a 20% increase in trucking accidents over the last two decades. Because big rigs are twenty times the size and weight of other motor vehicles, they…
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