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Truck Accidents

Commercial Truck Accidents

​Commercial Truck Accidents

Data from the FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) show that commercial truck accidents are common. There are so many large trucks on the roads and highways of the United States that semi-truck and big rig accidents are a daily risk. The backbone of the nation’s economy runs on the…


​How Will My Family be Taken Care of in the Event of an Accident With a Truck?

Commercial trucks serve an essential purpose but often pose a substantial risk on the road. For this reason, truck accidents are quite common, leaving victims facing life-changing injuries and financial strain. If you or a loved one have experienced a truck accident, you may be wondering what options you may…


What to Do After a Truck Rollover Injures You

Rollovers involving tractor-trailers, semi-trucks, and other trucks not only block the roadway and cause traffic jams but also result in catastrophic injuries and deaths. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), 47 percent of deaths in large truck accidents in 2019 occurred in crashes where a vehicle rolled…


What Happens When Unqualified Truck Drivers Crash?

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) sets rules and regulations that govern trucking operations in the United States. Unlike federal FMCSA trucking rules and regulations, however, several agencies and departments enforce Illinois’s state trucking regulations. These agencies are: The Illinois Department of Transportation Department of Revenue Illinois Commerce Commission…