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We Advise On The Extent Of Damages with Regard To Semi-Truck Wrecks

Persons involved in an accident with a commercial operator are advised t to contact an attorney right away with regard to a proper settlement.  The list which follows provides a list of expenditures appropriate for a settlement: *Medical expenses:  The medical expenditure category covers ambulance expense, visitation to a health care provider, follow-up visits to the doctor, any type of …

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What Happens When An Attorney Notices Apparent Negligence?

Proving liability, on the part of the commercial truck driver by way of the legal concept of Negligence per se:  There are many avenues, the person driving a standard passenger vehicle may wish to review with his or her attorney as it pertains to a course of legal action against a trucking operator–that is, when involved in an accident with …

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Why Would A Semi Use A Truck-Prohibited Road

GPS technology and the pressure to deliver loads have transformed many quiet residential roads into trucking routes. Some of these roads do not allow trucks yet semi-truck drivers use them anyway. Truck restrictions usually center on the vehicle’s weight and dimensions. Overweight trucks place undue stress on local bridges, accelerate their wear, and cause damage. Oversize trucks are a traffic …

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Accident Prevention Tips & Things You Should Be Aware Of

On the evening of January 20, the driver of a semi-trailer knocked into two bridges along I-25 in Pueblo. No one was injured, and although the bridges suffered cosmetic damage, neither had structural damage. Still, this is a reminder of how important it is for semi-truck drivers to be safe drivers. Know your truck’s height limits. Whereas it might be tempting …

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Six Common Types of Truck Accidents

Overland transport of goods are handled by rail and trucking. Unlike rail transport that operates on its own separate rail system, trucking shares the roads with the driving public. This exposes auto drivers to many types of accident scenarios with trucks. Regardless of who is at fault, the consequences are often tragic for the occupants of the car and sometimes …

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Semi-Truck Drivers: Don’t Rush, Use Caution & Take Breaks

We are all familiar with the dangers and risks of driving under the influence, whether it is alcohol or drugs. Not only is driving under the influence of drugs not safe, but truck drivers should also avoid texting while driving. A main concern that has been discussed often is driving while not being well-rested. Truck drivers are on the roadways …

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We Want To Encourage You To Be An Alert Driver

Recently, a semi-truck driver was killed in a rollover accident on Interstate 25. The truck, hauling two trailers, went off the road, and the driver overcorrected, causing both trailers to roll onto their sides. Officers believe the truck driver fell asleep at the wheel. While semi-truck drivers sometimes get tired while driving, due to their strict schedules and long hours, …