Garda Lawsuit
Semi Truck Accident Kills Salina Man

An accident in Salina on January 11, 2016 around 7:30 in the morning killed one man, according to Highway Patrol troopers. The accident was between a 2008 Chevy pickup truck and a semi truck on I-35 near the Crawford Street exit. A…

Wet Highway Accident
Fatal FedEx Truck Crash

If your spouse, child or parent was wrongfully killed in a crash with a FedEx truck, contact our law firm for a free consultation. Recent FedEx Head-On Collision Today, a man from Elk Grove died when a FedEx truck-trailer combination…

Truck Tire Death
Semi Crosses Over Median, Kills Child and Severely Injures Mom

A 7-year-old girl is deceased and her mother is critically injured after the Chevy pickup truck they were in was hit by a semi-truck that crossed through the median on Interstate 15 in late November near Fort Hall. According to…

Insurance
Truck Accident Lawyer Wants Higher Insurance Minimums

National truck accident lawyer Eric Hageman says minimum liability limits for commercial trucking companies are grossly outdated and need to be raised significantly for the sake of motorists who are killed in truck accidents or injured for life. Mr. Hageman represents…

Bicycle Lane Death
Florida Heads 10 Worst States for Bicycle Deaths

Bicycle death rates in the United States rank highest in Florida, Delaware, Louisiana, Arizona, California, South Carolina, New Mexico, Oregon, North Carolina and Michigan, according to a recent study of cyclist mortality rates published this month by the Centers for…

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Fontaine Ultra LT Trailer Hitch Investigated by NHTSA-ODI

For those interested, below are instructions on how to find the June 9, 2015, NHTSA-ODI investigation announcement regarding the Fontaine Ultra LT 5th wheel trailer hitch: Go to this page on the NHTSA website; Go to the bottom of this…

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Semitrailer and Pickup Crash in Itasca County, MN

This morning a young man from Bovey, Minnesota, was seriously injured in an accident at the intersection of Highway 65 and County Road 58 in Itasca County, east of Grand Rapids and Bovey. He was driving a Dodge W350 pickup…

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Tractor-Trailer Injury Crash Leaves Bicyclist Seriously Harmed

A truck crash between a Peterbilt tractor-trailer and a bicycle rider from New Jersey has left the bicyclist with serious injuries that police have described as needing a long road to recovery. The 25-year-old bicyclist from Whitehouse Station in northwest…

FedEx Collision Location
FedEx Accident Investigation Looks at Highway Safety

This is part 3 of our series of blog posts looking at the April 10, 2014, fatal crash between a FedEx semitrailer and a charter bus that resulted in the loss of 10 lives, including 5 of the 43 students…

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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:…

Semitrailer Crash Inspection by Attorney Eric Hageman
Wrongful Death: Fatal Semitrailer Crash Investigations Look at Speed, Passing

In the last few days, 4 people have died in 3 different accidents, all involving a semitrailer. One of the accidents involved a bicycle. The crash investigations are looking at whether speed and truck driver distraction caused the accidents. If…

Fred Pritzker and Eric Hageman Investigating an Accident
2 Tragic Deaths when Semitrailer Broadsides Ford Escape in MN

A tragic accident near Jordan, Minnesota resulted in the deaths of two men from Minnesota. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a Ford Escape was going east on 173rd Street West, just north of Jordan. The car attempted to make…