What Does It Mean For a Truck To Jackknife?

Losing control on the road is a frightening and dangerous experience, but truck accidents involving 18-wheelers are often even more severe. Big rigs can weigh up to 80,000 pounds and measure over 53 feet long, making them massive and highly destructive against smaller vehicles.  One… read more

How Much Does a Semi Truck Weigh?

Both the U.S. and state governments have a hand in regulating trucking. The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) handles regulations over interstate trucking. The states have the power to regulate vehicles on their roads.  Both entities have an interest in keeping truckers and other road… read more

Habits of Safe Truckers

There are approximately 6 million car accidents in the U.S. each year, and a total of 3 million people are injured every year in car accidents on U.S. roads. These scary statistics show that many drivers simply are not doing enough to stay safe behind… read more