Last month, we wrote a post about truck accidents and how the truck’s cargo can actually contribute to, or even directly cause, an accident. Cargo is an important factor in accidents, and those who have been injured in a truck accident should never overlook this critical component of the story.
But what are some other common contributors, or even causes, of truck accidents? Obviously, the truck isn’t always at fault. Sometimes other vehicles drive in blind spots of the truck, or they brake suddenly after changing into the truck’s lane. However, there are plenty of circumstances that make the truck driver or truck company culpable when an accident occurs:
There are many reasons that truck accidents occur. When they do, it is best for the victims and their families to consult with an experienced personal injury lawyer.
Source: FindLaw, “Common Causes of Truck Accidents,” Accessed May 31, 2017