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Who Is Liable in a Truck Accident?

Understanding who's responsible for a semi-truck crash can be complicated Whether you were rear-ended by a semi-truck on I-10 or involved in a collision with a double tractor-trailer on I-35, the consequences of a truck accident are often devastating and life-changing. Suddenly you're in agony, unable to work, and unsure whether your injuries will ever...

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Common Mechanical Failures That Cause Truck Accidents

When a semi-truck isn't properly maintained or inspected, it puts everyone else on the road at risk A truck accident can have devastating consequences. Whether you call them big rigs, semi-trucks, tractor-trailers, or 18-wheelers, these commercial trucks are some of the largest vehicles on the road. That's why a collision between a passenger car and...

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The Top Four Trucking Violations of 2021

A truck accident can have devastating consequences. Victims can be left with severe and life-altering injuries, and medical expenses can be overwhelming. In order to help keep roads safe, truck drivers and trucking companies in Texas and throughout the country are required to follow federal law. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulates all...

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Houston Trucking Company Shut Down Due to Safety Violations

Our Texas truck accident lawyers emphasize the importance of safe tractor-trailers The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) recently ordered a Houston trucking company to cease operations due to numerous safety violations and a fatal truck accident earlier this year, according to Fleet Owner, a trucking industry website. The FMCSA ordered 4 Life Transport in...

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Study: Cocaine Abuse by Truck Drivers May Be Underreported

Texas truck accident attorneys discuss the importance of drug testing A startling new report that claims higher than expected rates of cocaine and opioid use among truck drivers is renewing calls for hair follicle drug testing in the trucking industry. Impaired truckers increase the risk for truck accident fatalities and serious injuries such as paralysis,...

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Report: Harris County Ranks 10th in the Nation for Fatal Crashes

A Houston Car Accident Lawyer Explains What Drivers Should Know The roads and highways in Harris County can be dangerous. Traffic congestion combined with careless and reckless drivers can lead to fatal accidents. A recent report shows just how dangerous the roads are for drivers in Houston. According to an article in Culturemap, Harris County...

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Fire At ExxonMobil Refinery Leaves Several Injured

Four people were injured in an early morning fire at an ExxonMobil oil refinery in Baytown, Texas on December 23 in what a local sheriff is calling a “major industrial accident.” In a tweet, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said initial reports indicated that there had been some sort of explosion inside the plant. Deputies...

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Multiple Deaths, Injuries Reported After Travis Scott Concert at Astroworld Music Festival

Our thoughts are with the victims, and we are here to help Multiple people died and hundreds of others were injured when a crowd surged toward the stage during Travis Scott's performance at the Astroworld music festival in Houston on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021. The tragic incident took place shortly after 9 p.m. at the...

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