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The state of Florida is home to many major routes that the trucking industry relies on to make deliveries every day. But with the number of commercial trucks and semi trucks on the road, the number of accidents and fatalities is astonishing

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NTSA), there were approximately 4,000 people killed in accidents involving large trucks, and another 100,000 injured victims—all in 2012 alone.

So what do you do if you’ve been involved in a commercial trucking accident? Read some of our blogs for more information on truck accidents, injuries, and information on how to file a personal injury claim.

Be sure to also call a Florida commercial truck accident lawyer.

Hours of Service Violations and Trucking Accidents

There are many different causes of trucking accidents on the roads today. Errors made on the part of truck drivers themselves are the primary cause of a majority of trucking accidents. Any time that a truck driver is impaired, whether it’s due to sleep deprivation, alcohol, using prescription medication, or just being distracted, can lead … Read More

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What You Should Know About Compensable Damages in A Trucking Accident

In the event that you have been critically injured in a trucking accident, you need to carefully consider what is truly best for you by setting up a meeting with a personal injury attorney as soon as possible. If you contacted the police and were taken to the hospital at the scene of a trucking … Read More

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SAFETY ON THE ROADS: TRUCKING LAWS

Truckers and trucking companies must adhere to both federal and state guidelines concerning size, weight, and maintenance of all vehicles before delivering goods in order to help keep our roads safe.

TRUCK ACCIDENTS IN FLORIDA

Truck accidents happen every day in the state of Florida. Driver error is among the top reasons and causes of truck accidents. The more fatigued truck drivers on our roads, the more truck accidents happen.

TRUCK ACCIDENT? WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW…

If you were involved in a truck accident, and suffered serious injuries, then you need legal representation. There are many factors to investigate while preparing a personal injury case. Never try to tackle your truck accident on your own.

Truck Accident information Videos

We all have busy lives. We are always on the go. Every day our roadways are filled with cars and trucks, rushing to their destinations.

How often is driver error the cause of a truck accident? Over the years, the legal team at Fetterman & Associates has found that many serious commercial truck accident cases are caused by driver error.