There was an accident involving an 18-wheeler in Waller County, Texas on September 26, 2022. According to reports, an 18-wheeler and a school bus were involved in a head-on crash at the intersection of FM 1488 and Kickapoo Road. At the time, the school bus was stopped in the westbound lanes on FM 1488. The 18-wheeler entered the other lane and struck the bus. At the time there were 28 students on the school bus. At least four students were transported to local hospitals for medical treatment. The accident remains under investigation at this time.
There have been a number of recent trucking accidents in Texas and Louisiana, resulting in severe injuries and sometimes death. There was a crash between a train and an 18-wheeler in Donaldsonville, Louisiana on September 15, 2022. There was a deadly 18-wheeler accident in Houston, Texas on September 19, 2022. There was a crash between a school bus and an 18-wheeler in Central, Louisiana on September 20, 2022. There was an accident involving an 18-wheeler near Manor, Texas on September 23, 2022.
Safe trucking companies must take adequate precautions to ensure that their drivers do not severely injure or kill members of the public in a trucking accident. Industry standards require trucking companies to regularly inspect their equipment, including their tires. Safe companies must also supervise their driver to ensure that the company’s policies and procedures have been followed.
Spagnoletti Law Firm has attorneys licensed in Texas, Florida, and New York. We have handled numerous cases involving 18-wheeler accidents in both federal and state court across the country. Our attorneys have extensive experience and the skills needed to aggressively represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or been seriously injured in a trucking or commercial vehicle accident. The experienced 18-wheeler accident attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm have previously been involved in similar cases and can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was involved in a trucking accident. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.