Topic Tags accidents

Truck accident likelihood varies widely by state

| November 14, 2013

Truck occupant deaths rise in 2012, along with overall highway fatalities, NHTSA says

| November 14, 2013

The number of highway deaths rose in 2012 from 2011 by 1,082 to 33,561. The number of large truck occupant fatalities also rose, seeing an increase for three consecutive years. However, ATA disputes the terminology ...

Chevy pickup turns corner, slams truck’s trailer — Could trucker have prevented it?

| November 12, 2013

Truck driver John Doe was waiting to be unloaded when a pickup roared around the corner of the restaurant and smashed into his trailer’s ICC bar. Was this a preventable accident?

Truck accidents with deaths up in 2011, but drop 25% since 2001

| November 05, 2013

Data released this month by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration shows that trucks were involved in 3,608 accidents that involved fatalities in 2011.

newswest9 video: Train slams stalled flatbed in Texas

| October 15, 2013

More ‘Preventable or not?’ accidents

| October 05, 2013

Four wheeler wildly passes, gets hit by big rig — Could trucker have prevented it?

| October 04, 2013

Truck driver John Doe was passed by a crazed sports car driver and then hit the car when it lost control. Could he have prevented the accident? His carrier says so.

Landline: Train pushes stuck trailer a half-mile

| September 25, 2013

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