Trucking Accident

Injury and Accident Attorneys Serving St. Louis, Nearby Missouri, Fairview Heights, and Nearby Illinois

Two trucking companies were shut down by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) earlier this month due to their “numerous widespread violations of critical safety regulations,” according to the FMCSA announcement regarding these closures. The companies that were the targets of...
The family of the truck driver who died in a fatal truck accident may have a wrongful death claim if negligence is found to have played a role in causing the accident. A fatal truck accident that occurred on Highway 61 in Pike County just before 6 pm on Tuesday November 5 has claimed the life of...
When delivery truck drivers are responsible for causing truck accidents, accident victims will likely be entitled to compensation for injuries and losses. Like large semis and some tractor trailers, delivery trucks are regularly on the roads, and when they are involved in traffic accidents, they...
Truck drivers’ failure to obey traffic laws by, for example, running red lights can result infatal underride truck accidents. As a follow up to Underride Truck Accidents (Part 1) , here is some further information regarding underride truck accidents. While Part 1 of this blog laid out some of the...
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that about 25 percent of all truck accident fatalities are caused by underride truck accidents. Underride truck accidents are crashes in which passenger vehicles slide underneath trucks – either from behind or from the side – and...
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