Sharing the Road With Tractor Trailers: What Truck Drivers Recommend

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When you share the road with other motorists, there is always the chance for an accident to occur. These can be devastating, especially when there are tractor trailers involved. The sheer weight and size of these vehicles can increase the chances for property damage, injuries, and deaths. Sometimes, truck drivers make mistakes. Sometimes, it’s the […]

Should I Sue the Truck Driver or the Trucking Company?

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  When you get in a car accident with a commercial truck, it can be confusing knowing exactly who to sue. The driver was negligent, so it would make sense to sue them. However, there is a principal called, “vicarious liability” that makes companies responsible for the negligence of their employees as long as they were […]

Compelling Truck Accident Statistics and Safe Driving Tips

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According to truck accident statistics published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, thousands of people die and hundreds of thousands of people are injured in truck accidents every year. These statistics illustrate just how important it is to stay alert and aware when driving near semi-trucks. By utilizing a few safe driving techniques, you […]

Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Truck Accidents

Even though commercial trucks have become a common sight on the interstates and highways, some motorists have become complacent and have forgotten just how dangerous commercial trucks can be. Dashner Law specializes in truck accidents and knows how important it is to arm yourself with knowledge about just how deadly commercial trucks can be. Driver […]