Motorcycle Death
Two Motorcyclists Die When Semi Driver Turns Onto Highway

Prosecutors are reviewing the details of a fatal highway crash that happened when a semi-truck driver turned his 18-wheeler onto a highway in front of two oncoming motorcycles. Both riders — an uncle and his nephew — died even though…

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Motorcyclist Badly Injured by Drunk Semi-Truck Driver

A man was on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle this weekend, parked in broad daylight at an intersection in Slidell, Louisiana, waiting to make a turn. Just then, a semi-truck turned recklessly off the highway and crashed into him. The man went…

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Collision with Semitrailer Truck Parked on I-94 Shoulder Kills MN Man

Our deepest sympathies to the family of the Minnesota man killed when he collided with a parked semitrailer truck. The semi was parked on the shoulder because of mechanical problems, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol. This raises 2 issues:…

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My Son was in an Automobile Accident with an 18-Wheeler

Question: My son was in an automobile accident with an 18-wheeler. The truck driver admitted he was looking at his iPhone and music on his iTunes app at the time of the accident. He swerved into my son’s lane. My…

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A Semi Truck Tire Hit Our Car and Killed My Husband–What are My Rights?

Question: My husband and young child were in a car accident that happened when a semi truck lost its tire on the interstate and hit our car. My husband was killed and my child was badly hurt. I want to…

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A Truck Hit My Husband, Who is Now Paralyzed. Who Can I Sue?

Question: My husband was crossing the street in the crosswalk when he was run over by a semi truck. The police report states that the truck driver was on his phone as he approached the intersection. Some witnesses thought he…

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Woman Injured When Car Hit by a Semi Tractor-Trailer

A woman was seriously injured after her car was struck by a semi tractor-trailer on U.S. 68. This was a hit-and-run accident, and officials want anyone with information about the semi to contact the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office at 419-422-2424.…

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18-Wheeler and Bike Accident

5 Things You Need to Know if Your Child has Serious Injuries Attorney Fred Pritzker and I help children and their parents after bike accidents involving serious injuries, including bicycle accident TBI (brain injury), spinal cord injury, kidney damage and…

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4 Questions to Ask a Lawyer after an 18-Wheeler vs. Car Accident

If you are looking for a truck accident lawyer, it is most likely because a family member has been seriously injured or killed in an accident with an 18-wheeler or other commercial truck. I hope the information below will help…

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Documenting Your Pain and Suffering Claim after a Semi Truck vs. Auto Accident

After a driver or passenger in an auto is injured by the negligence of a semi truck driver, it is important to document the accident victim’s pain and suffering to ensure full compensation.  This means the accident victim has to…

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Fatal Accident Claim Involving an Auto and 18-Wheeler

I help families who have lost loved ones in accidents involving an 18-wheeler or other commercial truck get justice by filing a fatal accident claim against the truck driver, trucking company and others responsible for the accident. The value of…

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18-Wheeler Crash Injury and Death Prevention is Goal of New HOS Rule for Semi Truck Drivers

Accidents with 18-wheelers and other commercial trucks in interstate commerce are different than other accidents because FMCSA regulations (like the new HOS rule discussed below) are an issue. A violation of these rules is evidence that can be used against…