Trucking Accidents

The unique causes of 18 wheeler accidents in Oklahoma City

Naturally, any time a person gets behind the wheel of any motor vehicle, there are many reasons why he or she might be involved in an accident. That said, the specific properties of the commercial trucking business and the 18-wheeler vehicles themselves add to the list of potential causes: Driver fatigue, distraction, or inexperience Increased […]

Oklahoma Large Truck Accidents

Approximately one out of every eight accidents involves a large truck throughout the United States. Approximately 70% of large trucking accidents happen in rural areas. Centered at the crossroads of the United States, one might draw the conclusion that Oklahoma has it’s fair share of large truck accidents. Oklahoma large truck accidents can be devastating […]

In Oklahoma, 6.5% of all vehicular accidents involve large trucks

The majority of trucking accidents are due to operator error. Although automobile accidents statistically far outweigh those involving trucks, trucking accidents are far more serious in nature. In Oklahoma 6.5% of all vehicular accidents involve large trucks. In addition, a staggering 5% or approximately 1,800 of all automobile injuries or deaths involved large trucks. With […]