What Causes A Truck To Jackknife & How It Can Be Avoided

Are You the Victim of A Jackknife Accident? Any crash is frightening, but crashes with big trucks are probably the scariest. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), over 37,000 people lost their lives on America’s roads in 2016.  Four thousand five hundred sixty-four of those deaths involved big trucks or buses. Large trucks and buses accounted for 12% of those fatalities, and speed was a factor 61% of the time. Only 16% of the people killed were … Read More

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[Average] Settlement Value of a Semi Truck Accident Injury Case

Accidents with big trucks are different from those with smaller vehicles. Because of their size and weight, big trucks can cause an enormous amount of damage, resulting in a high toll in physical suffering and a higher than normal amount of monetary damages. Smaller cars may be unrecognizable after being hit by a larger truck, while the truck suffers a relatively small amount of damage. The height of a semi-truck is also dangerous for vehicles, although there is an attempt … Read More

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