Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Dec 20, 2018 in Truck Accident
State and federal laws apply to commercial truck drivers to try to minimize the number of accidents caused by fatigued driving. Federal hours of service regulations limit the amount of time that a truck driver can drive before he or she is required to… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Aug 23, 2018 in Truck Accident
Trucks are larger and longer than passenger vehicles with certain limitations when it comes to maneuverability, stopping distances and blind spots. Many truck accidents can be avoided if drivers understand these limitations and practice safe driving skills… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on May 01, 2018 in Truck Accident
Commercial truck accidents are distinct from other kinds of accidents because any number of people or entities may be involved. This can make it difficult to determine which parties may be responsible for the damages caused by a truck accident.
If you… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Feb 21, 2018 in Truck Accident
Because of the size and weight of a commercial semi-truck, a collision involving one of these vehicles can be devastating. Often, truck accident victims suffer severe injuries that can result in permanent disability or death.
If you or someone you love… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Dec 12, 2017 in Truck Accident
Truck accidents happen quickly, and the time immediately following the crash can be scary and confusing. However, knowing the steps you should take after a truck accident may help improve your chances for recovering compensation for your injuries.
Below,… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Jul 31, 2017 in Truck Accident
When a passenger vehicle collides with a large commercial truck, the resulting injuries can be devastating.
Because of the size of large commercial trucks, accidents involving these vehicle can result in a wide range of injuries. This guide will list… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Feb 15, 2017 in Truck Accident
Commercial trucks can weight up to 80,000 pounds and cause extreme damage in the event of a collision with other vehicles. These accidents usually result in severe, debilitating injuries or the victim’s death.
Accidents involving a transportation truck… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Feb 18, 2016 in Truck Accident
New information has been released about a school bus accident that happened on Feb. 3 that injured 14 students. According to the Knox County school bus driver, the accident happened because he was distracted by rowdy students.
The Knox County Sheriff’s… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Oct 22, 2015 in Truck Accident
Wednesday afternoon, at about 3:45 pm, a school bus driving on Mahoney Road in Roane County overturned, injuring at least nine children. The bus was carrying children from Oliver Springs High, Oliver Springs Middle and Dyllis Elementary schools. Their… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Coleman Law on Sep 04, 2014 in Truck Accident
Flames engulfed a tractor trailer transporting hazardous materials on I-75 in Campbell County after it struck two other vehicles on August 27.
The crash took place at approximately 3 p.m. last Wednesday. Officers from the Tennessee Highway Patrol say… Read More