Truck Accidents

fatal pedestrian accident

Garbage Truck Involved in a Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Riverside on Van Buren Boulevard

Garbage Truck Involved in a Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Riverside on Van Buren Boulevard RIVERSIDE, CA (Oct. 23, 2020) – A fatal crash involving a pedestrian and a garbage truck was reported early Friday morning in Riverside. The garbage truck accident was reported at about 6:40 am to California Highway Patrol. The pedestrian was reported …

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What to Do if You’ve Been Served with a Personal Injury Lawsuit

What to Do if You’ve Been Served with a Personal Injury Lawsuit If you find yourself served with a Personal Injury Lawsuit, chances are your insurance adjuster has made an unfair or unreasonable offer to the other party. When an initial claim is brought to the attention of your insurance company, your adjuster will make …

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Car and Truck Accident: Collisions and their Effects

Car and Truck Accident: Collisions and their Effects After a motor vehicle accident, it may not feel significant whether the other driver was in a car or semi-truck. Regardless of the other type of vehicle that was involved, you’ll suffer from emotional and financial distress as a result. But upon further investigation of how these accidents …

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How to Determine Liability in a Car Accident Especially if a Third Party is Involved

How to Determine Liability in a Car Accident Especially if a Third Party is Involved Evaluating who is at fault for a motor vehicle collision is almost always a driver vs. driver argument. In most cases, determining the level of negligence contributed by each driver is the correct approach: Drivers are ultimately responsible for their actions that …

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USDOT is Working to Minimize Truck Driving Regulations

USDOT is Working to Minimize Truck Driving Regulations With the support of truckers nationwide, the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) is proposing legislation that would pull back on federal Hours of Service regulations. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) established Hours of Service regulations for truck drivers in the 1930s, as a way …

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Establishing Liability in a Commercial Truck Drivers Accident Case

Establishing Liability in a Commercial Truck Drivers Accident Case If you have been involved in an accident with a commercial vehicle, you are likely wondering how to prove which party is at fault. Commercial truck accident claims are much different than car accident claims because multiple parties aside from the driver of the vehicle can …

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How is Driver Fatigue Proven as a Factor in a Truck Accident

How Does Driver Fatigue Contribute to Truck Accident? Some of the most common causes of truck accidents include intoxication, reckless driving, and defective vehicles. Often, the cause of a commercial vehicle accident can be determined through a sobriety test, or by analyzing the data from the truck’s black box (such as in cases of speeding). But …

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