Category Archives: Safety violation

Truck Accidents Most Common and Dangerous in Rural Areas

America‚Äôs rural heartland has long been the backbone for cultural and social legends. Producing Daniel Boone, the American flag, and patriotic spirit by the truckload. Rural areas are also home to the majority of big rig crashes and truck accidents. … Continue Reading

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Truck Driver Fatigue More Dangerous than Drunk Drivers

Everyone knows the dangers of drunk driving. Impaired judgment, slower reaction times, and higher accidents rates are expected, but for commercial truck drivers, fatigue poses a far greater threat than alcohol. According to current estimates, truck driver fatigue is a … Continue Reading

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Dump Truck Driver Nearing Sentencing for 2010 Crash that Killed 4 Motorcyclists

Clyde Nachand, 67, Stephen Punch, 52, Daniel Butler, 35, and Dayle Veronica Downs-Totonchi, 47, will never again ride a motorcycle or enjoy a group ride with their friends. The four were gruesomely slain when a Phoenix, Ariz., dump truck driver … Continue Reading

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