Category: Truck Accidents
Being injured in an accident can be a traumatic experience. Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A. often assists clients injured in accidents who do not have health insurance.
Florida ranks as one of the worst states in the nation for truck accidents. In fact, Florida and just nine other states account for half of all fatal U.S. truck crashes. The commercial trucking industry and its drivers are governed by both federal and state laws.
There are many garbage trucks in our communities every day. Most frequently, they are on smaller, narrower streets. They make multiple stops and have workers on foot around them. When accidents happen, they usually cause serious injuries.
Rear-end crashes are responsible for injuries, fatalities, and property damage every year. Experts say they are among the most common types of car accidents.
Truck accident victims may be blind-sided by expenses following an accident.
Hit-and-run accidents are becoming an epidemic in Southwest Florida. WINK News reported on two hit-and-run accidents within four days in March 2021.
Determining liability in a commercial truck accident can be complex if multiple parties are involved.
There are more than 250 million accidents between passenger cars and 18-wheelers each year.
Commercial trucking companies are required to hire and train qualified drivers who comply with all regulations of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and other laws.
Randall Spivey, a Fort Myers truck accident lawyer at Spivey Law Firm, Personal Injury Attorneys, P.A., says if you have suffered an injury as a passenger in a truck, you have certain rights.