Truck Accidents

Speed-limiters would reduce risk of Houston trucking accidents

Road Safe America, one of the nation’s leading commercial-trucking safety advocates, is calling upon the government to require trucks to install speed-limiting devices. Katy personal injury lawyers understand the extreme risk tractor-trailers pose to other motorists on the road. Houston trucking accidents typically result in serious or fatal injuries to passenger-vehicle occupants. As we reported…

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Data Recorders Could Reduce Risk of Houston Tractor-Trailer Accidents

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has proposed a new rule that would require Interstate truckers to utilize data recorders in tracking hours-of-service compliance, a long-overdue move that could reduce the risk of Houston tractor-trailer accidents caused by tired truckers. Houston personal injury attorneys understand the extreme risk posed by tired truckers on the road.…

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Risk of Houston Trucking Accidents Could be Reduced by New Hours-of-Service Proposal

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is accepting public input on proposed new hours-of-service rules designed to prevent Houston trucking accidents and tractor-trailer accidents nationwide. As we reported recently on our Houston Injury Lawyer Blog, Texas leads the nation in fatal trucking accidents. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported a total of 421 fatal…

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Texas Leads Nation in Fatal Car Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents, Trucking Accidents

When it comes to being involved in a Houston car accident, motorists here are at high risk. Statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration continue to show Texas is among the most dangerous states in every accident category, including car accidents, trucking accidents, drunk driving accidents, motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents and pedestrian accidents. Fatality…

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Texas Leads Nation in Fatal Car Accidents, Drunk Driving Accidents, Trucking Accidents

When it comes to being involved in a Houston car accident, motorists here are at high risk. Statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration continue to show Texas is among the most dangerous states in every accident category, including car accidents, trucking accidents, drunk driving accidents, motorcycle accidents, bicycle accidents and pedestrian accidents. Fatality…

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Truck Injury Verdict for $15,000,000

Houston, Texas truck wrecks occur all the time. Perhaps, they would happen less often if trucking companies did not needlessly endanger the public through lax safety oversight. Nationwide, trucks cause over 40,000 fatalities and injuries each year. By comparison, 32,000 American soldiers were wounded during the entire Iraq war. It is well known that Texas…

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