Archive: Truck Accident

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Truck driving is a crucial job for our society: Drivers ensure that the population receives essential goods needed for every-day life in a timely manner.  Unfortunately, driving a truck can be extremely dangerous, and there are several precautions drivers must…

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Car accidents and pedestrian fatalities happen all over the city, but “The Boulevard of Death” has a particularly infamous reputation for them. With up to ten lanes of traffic in some portions, Queens Boulevard is structurally hazardous for all road…

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Any motorist who has panicked at the sight of a fast-approaching tractor-trailer in the rearview mirror would likely support a proposal to limit the maximum speed of big trucks. Crashes involving big trucks killed 100 people or more in New…

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It is a normal everyday occurrence to have numerous trucks traveling to and from a job site. These trucks carry necessities to get the job done; everything from gravel is taken away from the site, glass is brought in, heavy…

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A truck carrying 8,500 gallons of unleaded gasoline and 1,000 gallons of diesel fuel crashed through a guardrail on Route 7 in Hoosick, New York on February 13, 2013. The tanker rolled off the road and into a nearby creek,…

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Following a string of catastrophic automobile accidents involving commercial vehicles, New York has arrested 46 individuals for driving with suspended commercial driver’s licenses. On March 15, 2011, 15 people were killed in a commercial bus accident while traveling on a…

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