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Truck Accidents

When Trucks Swing Wide, Watch Out!

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Trucking accidents are often catastrophic for the people in the non-truck vehicle. No matter how good your vehicle’s safety rating may be, it is no match for an 80,000-pound tractor trailer. This is why it is critical for all motorists to exercise proper caution when approaching–and especially passing–a semi-truck. Why…

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Watching Out for Unsafe Lane Changes by Trucks in Texas

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Driving on the highway is convenient. Generally, you don’t have to worry about busy intersections, bicyclists or pedestrians. But there’s one thing that can make highway driving treacherous: semi trucks. While many truck drivers are well-trained and skilled, even the best drivers struggle with blind spots. Semi trucks are large and…

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Why Does Texas Have So Many Fatal Truck Accidents?

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For the most part, fatal motor vehicle accidents have declined over the past decade. Vehicles come with more safety equipment and when crashes do occur, occupants tend to survive without suffering life-threatening injuries. There is one state that is actually seeing increases in truck accidents. Texas leads the way in…

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Deadly Nature of Car Accidents Involving Trucks

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Automobile drivers have little to protect them against the sheer size and bulk of semi-tractor trailers, 18 wheelers, and other big rigs. When trucking accidents occur and involve other motorists, the results often prove deadly. The following highlights a recent accident in Texarkana, which shows the potentially fatal nature of…

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