Truck Accidents

Types of Accidents

Why Air Brakes May Be Responsible for Semi-Truck Accidents

Key Points Air brakes are different from the brakes you’d find on typical passenger cars because they use compressed air instead of fluid to apply brake pressure to stop a semi-truck. All commercial motor vehicle drivers must complete a daily... Read More
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Common Causes of Truck Accidents in Georgia

Key Points: The five most common causes of truck accidents are brake failure, prescription or over-the-counter drug use, driving too fast for road conditions, unfamiliarity with roadways, or inadequate surveillance. Accidents involving truck tires and other debris can cause serious... Read More
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How Trucker Fatigue is Proven in a Truck Accident Lawsuit

Key Points: While truck drivers may fall asleep at the wheel simply because they had a bad night’s rest, there may be other factors at play. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulations require truckers and their companies to... Read More
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