Category Archives: Truck and Tractor-Trailer Accidents

Tractor Trailer Kills Pedestrian in Pettis County

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A fatal accident claimed the life of a pedestrian in Pettis County, Missouri, when he was struck by a car and thrown into oncoming traffic while attending to his disabled vehicle. The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the cause of the crash. Read more…

Will New Regulations Improve Trucking safety?

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Will the new FMCSA trucking regulations really help to decrease trucking crashes? Read more…

Why is a Tractor Trailer Crash Different than a Car Crash?

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Sure, there are obvious differences between a commercial truck crash and a regular car accident. But, how do the not so obvious differences affect you after a crash with a semi-truck or tractor trailer? Read more…

Caterpillar to Adopt Eye-Tracking Technology

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Eye-tracking technology is the latest form of software crafted to keep the drivers of trucks and machinery from falling asleep while driving. How does it work, and can it improve driver safety for all? Read more…

FMCSA Regulations for Semi-Truck Drivers

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Been in a crash with a tractor trailer or other commercial motor vehicle? Read the FMCSA regulations for their drivers pertaining to alcohol and substance testing. Call our lawyers today to discuss your potential truck crash case. Read more…

Republic Missouri Semi Crash Kills Two

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Republic Missouri tractor trailer crash kills two in Green County Missouri. As families assess their loss, growning questions mount as to the root cause of the crash. Read more…

Springfield, MO Car Crash; Distracted Semi-Truck Driving Rules

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A tragic crash that took Tuesday afternoon in St. Joseph, Missouri claimed the life of two Springfield residents. The truck involved a passenger vehicle and a tractor-trailer, killing the driver and five year-old passenger in the vehicle. Changes in texting and driving rules by the FMCSA may help to decrease the chance of horrific crashes like this one. Read more…

The 10 Most Dangerous Missouri Intersections

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The list of Missouri’s top ten most dangerous intersections has recently been released. Find out where these dangerous roadways are, and how can minimize your risk of a car crash while driving them. Read more…

A Fair Settlement: Missouri Truck Accident Lawyer

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Personal injury cases resulting from on the job truck accidents require special attention. These cases involve both a worker’s compensation case and a third party personal injury case. Read more…

Missouri Semi-Truck Accident Information

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A truck crash must be investigated immediately. Trucking companies are governed by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and are under strict operating guidelines to protect the public. For this reason, it is imperative all evidence is gathered immediately after the crash. Read more…

Early Crash Closes I-44 West in Eureka, Missouri

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St. Louis tractor trailer accident kills driver of tractor trailer. The semi-truck driver died when his vehicle overturned after clipping a disabled vehicle in the roadway. Excessive speeding in foggy conditions likely contributed to the crash. Read more…

Missouri Underinsured Motorist Coverage

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Accidents with drivers who do not have enough coverage to pay for your damages is far too common. There is a tool available to protect yourself in the event another driver causes a crash and does not carry enough insurance coverage: Underinsured Motorist Insurance. Read more…

How to Obtain an Accident Police Report?

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The accident report prepared by the police after a crash will provide a great deal of useful information towards having your car repaired and seeking reimbursement for your injuries. Read more…

Preventive Truck Maintenance | Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer

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The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration mandates truck drivers and owners perform numerous preventative maintenance measures on a regular basis. These measure have been put into place to prevent injury and death to other motorist sharing the road. Read more…