Worldwide, more than 50% of all road traffic fatalities occur among young adults ages 15 to 44. But regardless of your age, you’re certainly more likely to die or suffer serious injuries if you’re involved in a truck accident than you are if you’re involved in a car crash. The sheer size and power of … Continued
In 2015, there were an estimated 32,166 motor vehicle accidents that occurred within the United States. Any kind of crash can be devastating, but truck accidents are often the most catastrophic. Because of their sheer mass, trucks will automatically cause more damage than the average car when they’re involved in a collision. That’s why it’s … Continued
Despite the fact most of us consider ourselves to be good drivers, road accidents are incredibly commonplace. And while regular motor vehicle accidents can be bad enough, truck accidents are often even worse. To help you stay safe behind the wheel and to guide you through the next steps if you do get in an … Continued
Is it my imagination or are Oregonians experiencing more big-rig and semi-truck accidents, breakdowns, and fatalities than in previous years? Unfortunately, the rise in semi-truck accidents on Oregon roads is not just a hunch. The latest national statistics from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration indicate the number of large trucks involved in injury crashes … Continued
Have you been following the news story about the crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed comedian James “Jimmy Mack” McNair and left comedian Tracy Morgan in critical condition?