Commercial Truck Accident Lawyer

Who Might Be Liable for a Commercial Truck Accident?

Tampa Commercial Truck Accident Lawyer If you were seriously hurt—or your loved one was killed—in a large truck crash, your family may be entitled to compensation for the resulting damages. Before you can seek a payout, however, you must identify all those who played a role in the wreck.

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Semi Truck Accident Lawyer

Tampa Semi Truck Accident Lawyer

Semi trailer accidents are common in the U.S. and each year they leave innocent victims and injuries.  tens of thousands of innocent victims with devastating injuries. There are also people who die. Victims and their families are left to deal with the physical and emotional pain of their injuries, and the costs that go with […]

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Sharing the Road with Large Trucks

Tampa Tractor Trailer & Commercial Truck Accident Attorneys The U.S. trucking industry is one of the largest in the world, with approximately 15.5 million trucks operating in the country.  Given the large number of trucks on the road and the expansive distances traveled by the trucks, trucking hazards are an every-day risk for other drivers […]

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18 Wheeler Accident Lawyer

Truck Driver’s Excessive Speed, Fatigue and Drug Use Caused Fatal Multi-Car Accident

Tampa Tractor Trailer and Commercial Truck Accident Attorneys On June 25, 2015, six people were killed and eighteen others were injured when a semi tractor-trailer caused a multi-vehicle accident when it slammed into the rear of a Toyota Prius while traveling at least 78 miles per hour in a 55 miles per hour construction zone […]

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Tampa Truck Accident Injury Attorneys

Proposed Trucking Regulation Aims to Reduce Speed-Related Accidents and Fatalities The Department of Transportation, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) have proposed regulations to limit the speed of large trucks, buses and other large commercial vehicles while traveling on highways. The proposed regulation would require such […]

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Tampa’s Capaz Law Firm Seeks to Hold Negligent Truck Drivers & Companies Accountable

Reckless Truck Driver Sentenced to 20 Years for Bus Crash The truck driver of an 18-wheeler that struck a stopped school bus on U.S. 301 in Bradford County, Florida in 2014 has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. The truck driver pled no contest to four counts of reckless driving with serious bodily injury, […]

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Tampa Truck & Tractor Trailer Accident Attorneys

Flatbed Tractor Trailer Accident in Tampa A flatbed tractor-trailer, which was carrying a concrete block, jackknifed while traveling in the southbound lanes of Interstate 275 in Tampa. The truck driver changed lanes near the downtown Tampa exit, and the tractor trailer’s load shifted. The big rig jackknifed and hit a guardrail under the I-4 overpass. […]

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Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer

Capaz Law Firm: Tampa’s Truck Accident Law Firm

Large Trucks and Fatal Car Accidents A large truck is any medium or heavy truck, excluding buses and motor homes, with a gross vehicle weight rating of more than 10,000 pounds. According to the National Highway of Traffic Safety Administration, in 2014, 85% of the large trucks involved in fatal accidents were heavy large trucks […]

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Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer

Tampa Truck Accident Attorneys Seeking Justice And Compensation For Your Injuries

FHP Targeting Aggressive Car and Truck Drivers The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) is implementing an additional statewide enforcement period for the Ticketing Aggressive Cars and Trucks (TACT) campaign, which will run through June 30.  The TACT campaign aims to reduce commercial motor vehicle related crashes, injuries and fatalities by highlighting the dangers of aggressive driving […]

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18-Wheeler Accident Results in $51.5 Million Jury Verdict

Semi-Truck Accident and Injury Claim According to The Times-Picayune, the family of a woman who was catastrophically injured in a tractor-trailer accident in New Orleans was recently awarded $51.5 Million. This is thought to be the largest jury award ever made to a single plaintiff in the Orleans Parish Civil District Court. The plaintiff was […]

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