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  • Common Truck Maintenance Issues That Lead to Accidents
    Common Truck Maintenance Issues That Lead to Accidents

    Professional truck drivers and their companies want to protect motorists on the road from their semi-trucks, but they often neglect valuable maintenance that could save lives. Even a truck driver who ...

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  • Truck Violently Crashes Inside an Indiana Home
    Truck Violently Crashes Inside an Indiana Home

    In the early morning on Friday, March 4, 2016, a semi-truck crashed into a home near US 35 in Wayne County, Indiana, where a mother and her child were just getting out of bed. So violent was the crash ...

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  • Common Causes of Trucking Accidents
    Common Causes of Trucking Accidents

    Why do most trucking accidents occur? Is it driver error? Is mechanical failure to blame? Who is liable in a trucking accident? What rights do accident victims have? Sharing the road with 18-wheelers ...

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  • Trucking Accidents - Who is Responsible?
    Trucking Accidents - Who is Responsible?

    At Jacobs Law LLC, we regularly speak with individuals who have been involved in accidents with semi-trucks, big rigs, and other commercial vehicles. These accidents often have serious consequences ...

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  • The Dangers of Truck Drivers and DUIs
    The Dangers of Truck Drivers and DUIs

    An estimated 500,000 truck collisions occur across the nation annually, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and about 10% of these accidents end in death. The accidents ...

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