Cars vs Truck Accidents – A Little Summary..

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Car vs truck accidents? What’s the difference? Did you know that there is a saying along the lines of “the vehicle with the greater number of lug nuts wins in an accident?” This makes sense because small cars tend to have only 3-4 lug nuts, while larger cars have 5. Semi trucks can have 8 or 12 lugnuts! That means you lose if you’re in...
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Common Causes of Truck Accidents

Long hours on the road, tight deadlines, and possible substances that influence truck drivers while behind the wheel can often lead to engaging in risky maneuvers. Not to mention a myriad of potential mechanical failures or environmental hazards.  Multiple factors usually contribute to accidents, but despite this we’ve pulled together a list of the most common causes of truck accidents in California and the US.......
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Common Injuries In Truck Accidents

Trucking is one of the most important components of the transportation industry despite having newer and faster transport solutions. However, as they are one of the largest vehicles on the road amongst many smaller vehicles, it’s no surprise that many truck accidents happen every single day. In fact, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) latest traffic fatalities estimates report, 5,601 fatal crashes......
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Explained: Types of Heavy-duty Trucks and Semis

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Sharing the road with big rigs, custom haulers, tow trucks, semi-trucks, and other powerful vehicles can feel intimidating. In 2016, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that 10,000 deaths occurred from truck accidents, 772 of which came from large and heavy-duty trucks. Everyone on the road, not just drivers, should understand the dangers of large trucks. With adequate knowledge, you can drive defensively and...
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