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Common Truck Driver Errors

By Jeff Brown |

While commercial trucks such as tractor-trailers are essential for our economy, these trucks present a significant risk of severe injuries if a truck accident occurs. While passenger vehicles generally weigh a few thousand pounds, large commercial trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds and can crush a smaller vehicle if they collide. Even with… Read More »

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Truck Drivers who Speed Pose a Significant Threat to Motorists

By Jeff Brown |

According to data collected by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), approximately 104,000 individuals were injured in accidents involving large trucks during 2012. Speeding is one of the most common causes of accidents involving commercial vehicles. In many cases, these vehicles can weigh as much as 20-30 times as much as smaller passenger… Read More »

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