There was a crash involving an 18-wheeler in Dallas, Texas on March 4, 2023. The crash occurred on Interstate 20, when an 18-wheeler collided with a car early Saturday morning. According to reports, the big rig burst into flames after the crash. It is unclear at this time if anyone was injured in the accident.
There have been a number of recent trucking accidents, resulting in severe injuries and sometimes death. There was a crash between an 18-wheeler and a Union Pacific cargo train near Splendora, Texas on February 13, 2023. There was a deadly crash involving two 18-wheelers near Vega, Texas on February 27, 2023. There was a crash involving an 18-wheeler in Nueces County, Texas on March 2, 2023. Three people were killed in an 18-wheeler accident near Hatch, New Mexico on March 2, 2023.
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. It goes without saying that an 18-wheeler must yield to other cars on the roadway. 18-wheelers pose significant risks on the roadway.
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.