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The Seriousness Of Truck Accidents In California

The Seriousness Of Truck Accidents In California

One of the main difficulty that usually happens on the highways, freeways and other roadways of California is the accidents caused by the trucks and other big commercial vehicles. It is not wrong to say that the journeys on the Californian roads are too risky. Many people suffer injuries and many die every year because of the accidents that take place on the Californian roads. The victims may be the motorists, passengers, pedestrians or even some cyclists. Among all the…

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The Factors That Make a Jackknife Truck Accident Peculiar

The Factors That Make a Jackknife Truck Accident Peculiar

The mass and massive size of a semi-truck makes it particularly dangerous when it is involved in an accident on road and highways. In fact, large trucks are to blame for the deadliest motor-vehicle crashes. These giant vehicles seem to increase in numbers in response to the ever-increasing consumer demand. With more large trucks come more crashes, and these can involve a jackknife truck crash, which tends to happen due to driver mistake. With Highways 5 and 99, Sacramento drivers…

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All About Truck Accident Settlements

All About Truck Accident Settlements

A truck accident involves a bigger settlement amount than the other vehicles. There are several reasons behind this. The insurance requirements for commercial trucks are quite high. Besides, a victim of a commercial truck accident usually sues the trucking company also. This is in addition to suing the faulty driver of the passenger vehicle. The truck drivers in California adhere to stricter rules when compared to drivers of other vehicles. There are several high-standard measures that the drivers have to…

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The Short Term Disability Claims for Truck Accident Survivors

The Short Term Disability Claims for Truck Accident Survivors

Truck accidents are more severe and complex than road accidents that involve just cars or motorcycles. Hence, the truck accident law in California is really strict and complex. Sometimes, truck accidents can be life-threatening or result in the death of the victim. Otherwise, such accidents may often result in severe injuries in which the victims will be unable to work or lead their regular lifestyle. In case you survived the accident with serious injuries that prevent you from pursuing your…

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Trucking Rules for Drowsy and Sleepy Driving in California

Trucking Rules for Drowsy and Sleepy Driving in California

It is sometimes acceptable when people fail to put in their highest effort when it comes to their job. Even slacking can be tolerated every now and then a line of safety that should not be crossed regardless of the need. This is especially true in the case of trucks and trailers. Drivers operating these vehicles should pay high attention to the care of fellow passengers on highways and roads. Drowsy driving is a condition which is considered to be…

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Consequences of Driving a Truck While under the Influence

Consequences of Driving a Truck While under the Influence

Consumer products have to be transported from one area to the other to satisfy the supply and demand and maintain a stable economy. Products are being transported by means of freight trains, cargo ships, semi-trucks and so forth. Just like train engineers and ship captains, drivers of a semi-truck have to follow federal and state guidelines while transporting them. The guidelines are actually set out by FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) and they regulate the number of hours a…

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How One Can Sue a Trucking Firm for Negligent Hiring of Drivers

How One Can Sue a Trucking Firm for Negligent Hiring of Drivers

Did you know that a trucking firm could be held responsible for an accident if the company was negligent in either recruiting or training of truck drivers? Obviously, a trucking company cannot be held responsible all the time for negligent and/or inadequate recruiting and training, but with a truck accident lawyer by your side, you may able to establish the fault of a trucking company after evaluating facts in a given case. The fact is that most truck accident victims…

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RV Accidents and Possible Recoverable Damages

RV Accidents and Possible Recoverable Damages

The ownership of recreational vehicles has increased leaps and bounds over the last ten years or so. Millions of families are using RVs for summertime vacations, picnic, and road trips with their near and dear ones. However, several campervan owners do not have the necessary experience to drive it safely, in turn, leading to catastrophic accidents on highways and serious injuries. California lawyers help people in any accident injury claim that they or their loved ones have endured. These professionals…

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