Category: Truck Accidents

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Common Mechanical Errors That Cause Truck Accidents

Truck Accidents

Truck driving is usually a technical job that requires soberness, experience, and discipline in order for a truck driver to stay alert and prevent themselves from causing accidents. The accidents that involve trucks are often times fatal especially when another automobile collides with the truck. But what are the common…

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Carrier Liability In Trucking Accidents

Truck Accidents

Commercial truck accidents are different from accidents involving passenger cars in that a trucking company hires the driver involved in the accident. As the employer of the trucker, the trucking company (otherwise called a carrier) may bear legal responsibility regarding the truck drivers‘ activities, and also for the security of…

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Is My Car or Truck Accident Award Taxable?

Car Accidents | Truck Accidents

A vehicle accident settlement is generally not taxable. But, this is not a hard and fast rule. The nature and circumstances of the settlement or judgement and laws of the state decide the taxability of the award from a vehicle accident. The state of Texas also has rules and regulations…

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The Discovery Process in A Truck Accident Claim

Truck Accidents

The discovery process in a truck accident claim is very important in determining the success or failure of a claim. One of the most important aspects that will make or break the case is the discovery process. After your attorney files the lawsuit papers, the next step in the process…

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Mechanical Errors and Truck Accidents

Truck Accidents

Large commercial trucks are constantly on the road, wearing down tires and brakes and requiring comprehensive ongoing maintenance. However, their obligation to save time and make profits can sometimes tempt some truck drivers and trucking companies to disregard the rules and skip over some of the inspection procedures. That disregard…