Tractor Trailer Accidents

Tractor Trailer Accidents

Who Can Be Held Liable After a Truck Accident?

Any type of auto accident can be very dangerous, but due to their sheer size and weight, truck accidents can be some of the deadliest. When a large truck, which generally weighs at least 80,000 pounds, hits a standard passenger vehicle, it’s usually those in the passenger vehicle who sustain the worst injuries. Determining whom…
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Car and Truck Accidents – What’s the Difference?

Though more than 7.2 million car accidents occur in the U.S. each year, the number of accidents involving large trucks increased by 5% from 2015-2016. While there are many more car accidents than those involving trucks, they and other large commercial vehicles cause more damage. This is not surprising considering that they weigh 20-30 times…
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Chad McLain of Graves McLain Discusses Sharing the Road with Large Trucks on Good Day Tulsa

On February 14th, attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain appeared on Good Day Tulsa to discuss how motorists can safely share the roads with large commercial vehicles. Good Day Tulsa airs locally on KTUL ABC 8. Watch the segment:     In 2016, there were approximately 475,000 tractor-trailer crashes in the United States—with 3,864 of…