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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Semi Tractor Trailer Accidents Firm
FMCSA Reduced Percentage of Required Random Drug Screens for Truck Drivers in 2016

Commercial Truck Accident Lawyers in Tampa At Capaz Law Firm in Tampa, our injury attorneys understand the practices and the regulations of the trucking industry. If you or someone you know has been injured in an accident involving a large truck, tractor trailer, 18-wheeler, semi truck or other commercial vehicle, it is important to seek […]

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Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer
Increased Tractor Trailer Accidents Due to Truck Driver Shortage

Tampa Truck Accidents Increasing Tractor trailer accidents in Tampa are becoming too common. Recently, a tractor trailer towing a backhoe hit the I-75 overpass at State Road 50 in Brooksville. Florida Highway Patrol said that the tractor trailer was loaded improperly and was over-height, so when the tractor trailer went under the overpass, the backhoe […]

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Florida Deadly Interstates Attorney
Accident Report: Florida’s Deadly Interstates

Florida is routinely ranked as one of the top five worst states for fatal auto accidents. Recently, VOX released a report naming The 10 Deadliest Interstates. Two of Florida’s interstates were ranked among the top ten deadliest highways in America. Interstate 295 (I-295), which is an auxiliary route of Interstate 95 around central Jacksonville, was […]

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Tractor Trailer Accident Tampa
Reckless and Dangerous Truck Driver in Route to Tampa Bay Area

Fatigued and Distracted Truck Driver Tampa’s ABC Action News reported that the Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a commercial truck driver’s online social media post in which he boasted about driving his large truck for more than twenty hours in order to complete a delivery run to Lakeland, Florida from Tomah, Wisconsin. On Sunday evening […]

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Tampa Semi Tractor Trailer Fleet
Truck Accidents on the Rise

Truck accidents are on the rise and according to the U.S. Department of Transportation, more than 100,000 people are injured every year in truck crashes. Even more alarming is that nearly 4,000 people are involved each year in fatal truck accidents.

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Motorcycle Accident Attorney
Truck Driver Hits and Drags Motorcycle Rider in St. Petersburg

On May 14, 2015, TampaBay.com reported that a pickup truck struck a motorcyclist and dragged the bike ten blocks, leaving the motorcyclist in critical condition. The truck struck the motorcycle near 40th Street and dragged the bike ten blocks, leaving a trail of debris on the road. The motorcyclist was pushed for more than 100 […]

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Tampa Semi Tractor Trailer Fleet
Preventing Truck Accidents

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, large truck crashes resulted in over 104,000 injuries and 3,921 fatalities in 2012. That is the reason why safety on the road is so important, especially when it comes to big trucks. When we drive defensively, it can help reduce these devastating numbers.

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Tractor Trailer Jackknife Accidents
Tractor Trailer Jackknife Accidents

Jackknife accidents are a common form of trucking accident and can be devastating, causing property damage, serious injuries or death. If you’ve been involved in an accident with a tractor trailer that jackknifed, contact the Capaz Law Firm. We understand the complexities of semi tractor trailer accidents and have the experience necessary to fight aggressively […]

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Tampa Truck Accidents Roadways
Tampa Truck Accidents Caused by Dangerous Roadways

Dangerous roadways cause many accidents every year that lead to devastating injuries. If you’ve been involved in a truck accident that may have been caused by a dangerous roadway or negligent truck driver, contact the Capaz Law Firm to discuss your case now. We will thoroughly investigate your case to determine who is responsible and […]

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