Los Angeles, CA

Truck Accidents

How Long Does it Take to Settle An 18-Wheeler Accident Case?

Truck accidents are frequently catastrophic due to the sheer size of an 18-wheeler. Wrongful death claims are common, as are large personal injury claims.  Most claimants would rather settle their truck accident claim out of court because it is simpler, easier, and less stressful than going to court. However, even settlements take time to resolve.  […]

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Dangers of Overloaded Trucks

Truck accidents happen for many reasons. Poor driving, missed maintenance, and bad weather can cause an accident. The truck’s load — particularly how the truck was loaded — can also contribute to a truck accident. Trucks that carry too much weight, loads that are too tall, or unbalanced loads are more susceptible to accidents. Learn […]

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California Drug Testing Laws and Truck Driver Accidents

Most commercial truck drivers work long hours, generally 10-12 hours a day. They earn relatively low pay, become bored and lonely after long hours on the road, and suffer physical and psychological exhaustion. To combat boredom, loneliness, and fatigue, many drivers use over-the-counter medications, alcohol, and drugs to prevent burnout and keep them awake. The […]

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