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Which States Have The Most Trucking Accidents?

Commercial trucking accidents aren’t too common among automotive accidents overall, but when they do happen, they’re especially damaging. With so much potential for things to go wrong, it’s important to know which states have the [...]

May 30th, 2018|Truck Accidents|

Most Common Truck Accident Causes

When you’re involved in a trucking accident, the question of who is responsible becomes very important, very quickly. Unfortunately determining who is liable for a truck accident is also directly tied to one or more [...]

March 28th, 2018|Truck Accidents|

Why Do You Need a Nashville Semi-Truck Accident Lawyer?

Did you know that according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, nearly 4,000 people died as a result of large truck wrecks in the year 2016 alone? 66% of those killed were the occupants [...]

February 14th, 2018|Truck Accidents|

Common Causes and Liability in Tennessee Truck Accidents

Earlier this year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) released its 2015 Traffic Safety Facts for Large Trucks. According to the report, there was a four-percent increase in the number of deaths and injuries [...]

September 6th, 2017|Truck Accidents|

How Fault is Determined in a Truck Accident

Being involved in a car accident is one of the most stressful events a person could experience in their lives, and this stress is only compounded when that accident involves a semi-truck. Due to their [...]

February 23rd, 2017|Truck Accidents|

What Happens When a Brake Failure Causes a Truck Accident?

According to the Department of Transportation, brake failure is one of the most common causes of a truck accident. When one considers that most trucking accidents occur due to mechanical-related failures, it can be difficult [...]

November 10th, 2016|Truck Accidents|

What a Lawyer Can Do For You After a Big Truck Accident

Most of us know what to do when a big truck accident occurs ─ call the police, get a police report, get insurance information from the involved parties and take pictures. It is the aftermath [...]

July 19th, 2016|Truck Accidents|

How Fault is Determined in a Commercial Truck Accident

Determining what, or who caused a commercial accident is not always just a case of knowing who was driving the other vehicle. A commercial truck accident can have several contributing factors. To establish whether or [...]

June 30th, 2016|Truck Accidents|

What Happens When You’re Hurt in a Big Truck Accident

Being hurt in an accident with a big truck is not like your typical fender bender. Firstly, the circumstances surrounding injury, property damage and liability could be vastly different in a collision with an on-duty [...]

May 12th, 2016|Truck Accidents|

Giant Wreck Involving Multiple Vehicles On I-65

In the first, a tractor-trailer overturned and hit the center median in the southbound lanes. Material from the overturned tractor-trailer flew into the sections, hitting multiple vehicles. The debris and its velocity resulted in at [...]

November 19th, 2015|Truck Accidents|

Pickup Allegedly Hit a Man Previously Riding In The Truck’s Bed

A spokesperson with the Tennessee Highway Patrol provided details of a Sevier County truck accident that occurred early in the morning of July 5. Truck Swerves The authorities say that a 40-year-old male motorist was [...]

July 14th, 2015|Truck Accidents|

Nashville Truck Accident Attorneys Note Chain Reaction Wreck Involving Dump Truck

According to police, the chain reaction collision began when a dump truck hit the back of a pickup truck sitting in traffic. According to law enforcement, a fatality occurred in a multi-vehicle accident [...]

March 19th, 2015|Truck Accidents|
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