Yearly Archives: 2019

Trailer Manufacturer Ordered to Pay $18.8M in New Mexico Trucking Case

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Landmark Trucking Accident Case in New Mexico SANTA FE, NM – According to a news report published online by abqjournal.com, a trailer manufacturer has been ordered to pay $18.9 million to a New Mexico family in connection with a fatal trucking accident. The subject accident occurred in 2015 and caused the death of a 16-year-old […]

Vehicle Fatally Hits Bicyclist During Cycling Event in Itta Bena, Mississippi

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ITTA BENA, MS. – According to a news report published online at wapt.com, a vehicle fatally hit a bicyclist during a cycling event in Itta Bena, Mississippi. The events surrounding the accident are not entirely clear at this time, and Mississippi Highway Patrol is still in the process of investigating.* The accident occurred in the […]

Bicyclist Tragically Killed in Collision with Vehicle on Parkside Pl. in Jackson, Mississippi

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JACKSON, MS. – According to a news story reported online at wapt.com, a bicyclist was tragically killed in a collision with a vehicle on Parkside Place in Jackson, Mississippi. The Jackson Police Department is still investigating the wreck, and officers are reportedly having trouble identifying the victim. The accident happened in the morning, close to […]

Head-On Accident on Hwy 16 in Scooba, Mississippi

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Tragic Head-On Crash Occurs on Hwy 16 in Scooba, Mississippi, Near Alabama State Line SCOOBA, MS. – According to a news report posted online at wvtm13.com, a tragic head-on vehicle crash occurred on Mississippi Highway 16 outside of Scooba, Mississippi, which is close to the Alabama state line. The report says that eight people riding […]

Crash Tests Reveal Significant Dangers Associated with Semi-Trailers

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – An online news report from WUSA9 CBS discusses recent crash tests outside of Audi Field that demonstrates the catastrophic dangers associated with semi-trailer accidents. Recent crash tests conducted at Audi Field in Washington, D.C. sheds light on just how dangerous semi-trailer accidents can be.  The crash test was organizedby advocates seeking to strengthen […]

Sleep Apnea/Obesity and Trucker Safety

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In a recent landmark ruling in U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, the court held that a long-haul truck driver working out of North Dakota did not have his rights infringed upon when he was denied work after refusing to be tested for sleep apnea.  (Parker v. Crete Carrier Corp., 2016 BL 339384, […]

MirrorEye Technology Truck Accidents

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Today on roads across the United States, a growing number of non-commercial drivers have cars that come equipped with cameras to assist the driver.  These cameras make it easier to back into a parking spot, parallel park, or even provide a 360-degree bird’s eye view of the car to enhance safety. We may soon see these […]

After A Personal Injury, Act Quickly When Seeking Legal Advice to Protect Your Rights

Personal Injury Claims Are Time-Sensitive Matters Following any type of personal injury, it is imperative that you act quickly when seeking legal advice. Personal injury claims are a time-sensitive matter, and the decisions you make in the hours, days, and weeks following an injury are key.  By retaining an experienced and reputable lawyer you set yourself […]