According to the US Department of Transportation
Fatigue/tirednessDriver fatigue can be as dangerous as driving under the influence.
Reckless drivingPassing unsafely and speeding
Failure to obey traffic lawsRunning red lights, failing to use signals
Lack of training
Distracted drivingUse of cell phone or other device while driving
Vehicle equipment failureTire blowouts, lack of adequate maintenance
Weather or road conditions
Types of Injuries
Bone breaks and fractures
Internal damage and/or bleeding
Loss of limb
Loss of vision and/or hearing
Spinal cord injuries
Traumatic brain injuries
Types of Trucks
Mini TrucksIncludes micro vans
Light TrucksIncludes minivans, SUVs, pickup trucks, tow trucks, and panel vans
Medium TrucksIncludes box trucks, platform trucks, flatbed trucks, firetrucks, and motorhomes
Heavy TrucksIncludes dump trucks, garbage trucks, refrigerated trucks, tankers, crane trucks, tractor trailers, and cement mixers
Very Heavy TrucksIncludes transporters and heavy haulers
If you or a loved one is injured in a truck accident, do not delay!
It is important to contact a skilled and experienced attorney as soon as possible in order to receive swift and just compensation for your hardship. The lawyers at Mattioli & Munley have years of experience with truck accidents and will fight for your rights.