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September 2017 Archives

Motor vehicle accidents involving tractor-trailers can be deadly

Tractor-trailers may require more time to make a sudden stop than other vehicles, and a lapse in judgment concerning distance under similar circumstances can be catastrophic. Motor vehicle accidents involving such vehicles are dangerous and can pose a significant threat to the health of everyone nearby. A recent accident involving a semi in Louisiana has claimed the life of a 66-year-old man.

3 thrown off bridge in commercial vehicle accident in Louisiana

With the inherent size and weight of a tractor-trailer, any mistakes in the operation of the vehicle can be catastrophic. A commercial vehicle accident can be exceedingly dangerous, potentially placing everyone nearby in harm's way. A recent accident involving a semi in Louisiana ended with three vehicles catching fire and three individuals suffering injuries.

When placing your safety in the hands of others proves harmful

There may be numerous benefits to using a ride share service for transportation. You can surf the web on your phone or carry on a conversation without worrying about the task at hand, and even avoid the overall stress of traffic entirely.

Dangerous driving maneuvers can lead to fatal car accidents

Attempting to pass another vehicle on a two-lane road can be dangerous. Even in areas where oncoming traffic is clearly visible, judging the speed of other vehicles can be challenging, and car accidents that occur under similar circumstances have the potential to end in disaster. A recent collision in Louisiana that took place under similar circumstances claimed the life of a 46-year-old man.

Wrongful death: Crash involving drunk driver kills motorcyclist

The loss of a loved one can be a challenging thing to accept, perhaps especially in the case of a tragic accident. Should an untimely death occur due to the negligence of another party, surviving family members may opt to pursue restitution through a wrongful death claim. A recent car accident in Louisiana claimed the life of a 31-year-old man, and left another facing criminal charges.

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