Truck Accidents

Dump Truck Accidents in Mississippi

Sharing the Road With Dump Trucks

Dump trucks are everywhere from urban roads to rural routes. Both big rigs and dump trucks are considered commercial vehicles.

A negligent driver who caused a multiple-vehicle accident may be held financially liable for injuries sustained by others. In most cases, dump trucks are owned by companies whose drivers are employed. However, the employer may also be held responsible.

Mitigation of Damages After a Serious Truck Accident Injury

Truck Accident Diaz Law Firm Fighting for the Injured

Truck accidents don’t happen as often as you might think. Car accidents are in fact more common than truck accidents, not just in Mississippi, but all over the U.S. But even if they are less frequent, truck accidents are responsible for a greater number of serious injuries and fatalities than any other type of road

Can New Camera Technology Reduce the Mississippi Truck Accident Rate?

There are a lot of varied reasons why truck accidents happen. Anything that can reduce the Mississippi truck accident rate must be applauded. New technology won’t solve all problems, but it can certainly address some of them. The most recent innovation that is being trialed by a number of trucking companies is the use of

Hazardous Truck Accidents Potentially the Worst on Mississippi Roads

Truck carrying harazardous materials

  If you pass any truck accidents on a stretch of highway, or more likely, find you are stuck in a queue of blocked traffic because of yet another truck accident, you probably don’t even think about what the truck was carrying. Some of the worst potential accidents are caused by trucks carrying hazardous materials.

Why Not Make Side Guard Rails Mandatory on Tractor Trailers?

Tractor Trailer Side Guard

Underride truck accidents are some of the most horrific on our roads. They happen when a smaller vehicle, particularly a sedan, collides with the rear or side of a large truck and gets stuck underneath it. The force of the collision can cause colossal damage to the vehicle, and cause fatalities and serious injuries to