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Large Trucks with Bad Brakes are Roadway Hazard

Faulty truck brakes cause tractor-trailers to crash into passenger vehicles in places where reliable equipment would have saved lives. It’s a devastating safety lapse that has inspired a North American group of law enforcement agencies to focus attention on large…

Gas Explosion
2 Dead, 2 Injured near Dixon, IL Gas Pipeline Explosion

Two people died and two others were severely injured when farm equipment struck a natural gas pipeline near Dixon, IL on December 5. The explosion, which occurred around 9 a.m on a farm near the intersection of Franklin Grove Road…

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Horse-and-Buggy Fatal Crash Near Staples, MN Highlights Need for More Prevention Measures

The following is an accident report from the Minnesota State Patrol. Another tragic crash involving a horse and buggy has resulted in the death of a young man. Please watch for buggies on the road. A horse and buggy traveling…

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SUV Driver Runs Red Light in St. Paul, Hits Bicyclist and Flees

The driver of an SUV ran a red light and hit a bicyclist early Sunday morning, November 26, 2017, in downtown St. Paul, Minnesota. The driver then fled the scene. As of the posting of this article, police have not…

Dump Truck Road Construction
Construction Worker Killed by Molnau Trucking Dump Truck in MN

A construction worker was tragically killed on a road construction site in Delano, Minnesota when a dump truck driver ran over her. She had gotten out of her vehicle right before being fatally hit by the dump truck. Jaqueline J.…

Impaired Semitrailer Driver
Fatal Truck Crashes Increase, Killing More People in Passenger Vehicles

Significantly more Americans were killed by large trucks in 2016 than 2015, according to a new research finding that bucks the general downward trend in U.S. traffic fatalities over the past decade. Semi-trucks and other large commercial trucks were involved…

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Pickup Driver Killed When Semitrailer Backed out of Driveway

A semitrailer is not supposed to back out onto a road trailer-first. The reason for this is clear. The semi driver can’t see if a vehicle is coming, and anyone traveling on the road is at risk if severe injury…

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Truck Accident Lawyers Protest Ditching of Safety Plan to Reduce Fall-Asleep Semi-truck Crashes

Getting rear-ended by a semi-truck is a life-threatening episode. You hear about it in the news media all the time. And while most people these days leap to the conclusion that the truck driver likely was distracted by a cell phone,…

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Paramedic Killed When Ambulance Hit Stalled Semi Truck

A 24-year-old paramedic was tragically killed and the driver of the ambulance was seriously injured in a crash on Interstate 694 in Brooklyn Center. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the Healtheast Ambulance was traveling eastbound on I-694, attempting to…

Box Truck Semi Crash
Accidents Involving Semi Trucks Prove Fatal in SD, RI and ND

The last week has witnessed several fatal semi truck accidents on our nation’s roads. Most are still currently under investigation; in at least one, the driver of the trucks has been charged by police officials with reckless driving. South Dakota…

Truck Driver Safety
Wrongful Deaths from Trucking Accidents Prevented with Safety Technologies

Wrongful deaths from trucking accidents would decline significantly and truck accident injuries would be cut by more than 22,000 hospitalizations a year if tractor-trailer rigs were equipped with advanced safety technologies, according to a new semi-truck safety report by AAA’s…

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FDA Warns Infant Sleep Positioner Poses Suffocation Risk

This information should be passed on to anyone you know who has a baby or is going to have one. The FDA is warning parents and other caregivers not to use infant sleep positioners because the baby may die from…