Damages Recoverable After Tractor Trailer Collision

Tractor trailer collisions tend to involve serious to catastrophic injuries, and lead to long-lasting and complex medical issues. However, victims in these cases can sue for a host of damages. Damages Recoverable North Carolina law allows victims of tractor trailer collisions several elements of monetary damages. Included in those are compensation for: Past and future […]

Trucking Company Responsibilities

Tractor-trailers, also known as 18-wheelers are some of the largest vehicles on North Carolina roadways. These vehicles are very large, and due to their size and weight, are not able to stop as quickly as your typical car or truck can. Trucking Company Rules & Regulations When a trucking company puts a truck driver on […]

Leading Causes of Tractor-Trailer Collisions

Tractor-trailers, also known as 18-wheelers, are some of the largest vehicles on North Carolina roadways. These vehicles are very large, and due to their size and weight, are not able to stop as quickly as your typical car or truck can. Let’s take a look at some of the behaviors that contribute to tractor-trailer collisions. […]

Possible Injuries Sustained in Tractor-Trailer Collision

Statistically, a person is injured or killed in a collision between a tractor-trailer and another vehicle about every 15 minutes. Collisions involving tractor-trailers are increasingly common these days as we become more reliant on them for distributing goods and services. Most drivers of passenger vehicles have a less than comprehensive idea of how to share […]

North Carolina Tractor-Trailer Collisions

tractor trailer truck on the road

Tractor trailer trucks carry vital resources across the country every day. They carry with them the things that keep our lives running and without them, we’d be far less connected. However, these trucks pose a greater safety risk than regular passenger cars. Trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds– that is 16 times the weight […]