Blog - Truck Accidents

Illegal Truck Weight Can Be Huge Problems

The maximum weight permitted becomes an issue when investigating the details of a case against a commercial truck operator. Individuals of the standard passenger vehicle are unaware, generally, of the many state and federal regulations that pertain to proper commercial truck safety.  The various regulations can affect the case of passenger car owners who become … Continued

Understand Why Semi-Trucks Are Hitting Cars in the Back

The consequences of rear end accidents between commercial trucks and cars are often more severe than rear end accidents between two cars. There are two reasons for this. First, the commercial truck’s greater weight (up to 40 times heavier than a car) often causes severe injuries and fatalities to the occupants of a car when it is … Continued

Indianapolis Truck Accident Lawyers Discuss Wreck Involving Concrete Truck

The Vermillion County Sheriff provided details of a two-vehicle accident that occurred in the Hillsdale area on Wednesday, August 5. Dispatchers received word of a serious accident at U.S. Route 36 and Old Highway 63 at 9:53 a.m. Passenger Vehicle and Truck Collide Authorities say that a 29-year-old woman from Newport, Indiana, was eastbound on … Continued

Indianapolis Wrongful Death Lawyers Discuss Interstate Crash In Construction Area

A semi carrying food-grade oil approached a construction zone at allegedly excessive speeds where it first rear-ended a car on Friday, July 24. Ultimately, the collision involved a second semi and a second passenger vehicle, according to the Lafayette Journal and Courier. Traffic Slowed in Construction Zone According to a spokesperson for the Indiana State … Continued

Indiana Injury Lawyers Discuss Interstate Head-on Collision

Authorities closed eastbound Interstate 74 in the St. Leon area following a head-on collision between an SUV and a semi tractor-trailer. The Indiana State police say that the wreck happened at about 12:07 a.m. on Wednesday, July 22. According to the authorities, a Lawrenceburg man lost control of a Chevrolet Equinox for unknown reasons. The … Continued

Indianapolis Injury Lawyers Discuss Carmel Construction Zone Crash

Carmel police are investigating a traffic accident that seriously hurt a truck driver delivering beams for an overpass that was under construction on U.S. Highway 31. The construction zone incident occurred just before midnight on July 16. Quick Response to Scene of Accident  A press release from the Carmel Fire Department stated that personnel went to … Continued