In 2008, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), there were over 4,000 deaths caused by accidents involving large trucks.  Most of the deaths, approximately 2,760 were paassenger vehicle occupants.  Commons causes of Large Truck crashes include:

*Speeding

*Overloaded Trucks and Trailers

* Sleep deprivation

* Inadequte training

* Failure to have a safety program

* Inattentiveness

* Poor maintenance

 

 

 

I have handled many Large Truck crash claims throughout the past 25 years.  I am dedicated to helping those injured in Large Truck crashes.