IMPORTANT LEGAL THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT TRUCK ACCIDENTS

Primbondh/ August 13, 2021/ legal

To pursue a personal injury claim as a result of injuries sustained from involvement in a truck accident, there are a few important things to know about truck accidents. They are unlike regular accidents for varying reasons. The vehicles involved are bigger and take up more space than regular vehicles. Trucking accidents are not as common and because of their size and function, there are specific standards and regulations required of them to be considered roadworthy.

According to Munley Law Wilkes-Barre, violation of these regulations often tops the reasons why trucking accidents occur and understanding them before filing a suit will greatly improve the odds of being compensated for sustained injuries or damages.

The Time of The Accident.

Legally truck drivers are only allowed to drive for a maximum of 11 hours within a 14-hour time frame. They must also be off duty for 10 hours of the 24hr … Read More

Truck Accident FAQs, Your Legal Questions Answered

Primbondh/ August 11, 2021/ legal

Today we are going to take a deeper look into a specific area of vehicle law, that of truck accidents. Many of you have been commenting about truck accidents in relation to the legal rights of the victim and the driver, so we will look to tackle those Truck Accident FAQs here. If you have been involved in a truck accident the we imagine that you will have many questions about where to go next, and where you stand. Let’s see if we can solve some of those questions here, to put your mind at ease.

What are most common causes of truck accidents?

There are a number of factors which could cause an accident, but some are more common than others. In most cases it is driver error which causes this accident. This could involve lack of concentration and a failure to brake, speeding or poor maneuvering in bad … Read More