Truck Accidents in California

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Throughout the United States, and especially in a state where there is an abundance of people, like California, auto & truck accidents occur on a daily basis. In fact, every year, thousands of drivers are hurt and even killed by vehicle collisions. With respect to trucking accidents, it is not any different. An accident is an […]

Truck Accident on 101 in San Rafael

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A produce truck filled with a full load spun out of control on 101 in San Rafael as the first rain hits California. Fruit and vegetables were spilled all over the freeway and traffic was backed up in both directions in San Rafael. Truck Accident on 101 Truck was heading north on 101 and after […]

Fatal San Francisco Motorcycle Crash

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CHP officers had two out of three lanes closed on Interstate 80 after a fatal motorcycle crash on Thursday. Sept 29th around 6:30 a.m. on a westbound lane near Redwood Parkway in Vallejo a motorcyclist lost control, flipped the bike and crashed with an 18 wheeler. The truck involved in the accident had Texas license plates […]

Personal Injury Lawyers for Truck Accidents

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Fear of a truck accident is an understandable concern for drivers when approximately 338,000 truck accidents happen per year. Nearly 4,000 of the accidents resulted in fatalities and three-quarters of the crashes had at least property and vehicle damage. California residents have extra cause for alarm as California is the state which reports the most […]

How to Drive Safely Around Trucks

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Safely and Trucks It is important to understand how to drive safely around big trucks and avoid trucking accidents. With proper precautions taken by both the driver of the vehicle and the semi-trailer driver serious accidents can be avoided. Drive Safely Around Trucks An important unspoken “rule” to keep in mind when following behind a […]

A Truck Accident Lawyer and How We Can Help

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1 out of 10 deaths on the highway occur in an accident with a large truck. In California, fatality in trucking accidents is on the rise. In 2014 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety reported 300 deaths involving a large truck compared to 259 in 2013. Many of the collisions with trucks were due to controllable […]

FedEx Truck Accident Smashes into Bus Full of Southern California High School Students

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For many high school graduates, the prospect of college promises a new and exciting chapter of life. For some Southern California natives, however, that chapter will be marred with the memory of losing classmates and suffering devastating personal injuries. A FedEx truck ended the dreams of several college-bound high school students traveling for what should […]