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February 1, 2018

Accidents That Occur Due to a Truck Driver’s Blind Spots

All across Pennsylvania, trucks dominate the roadways. Whether they’re heading back to the city where they live, or delivering things to various companies, truck drivers play an integral part on our roads and we will continue to see more and more appear on major highways as companies continue to excel. In fact, statistics tell us that about 3 million commercial vehicles drive on our country’s roadways every year. Sometimes on these roadways as we’re driving along, we will come up onto a commercial truck and drive alongside them, putting us in an unknowingly dangerous situation. Many people don’t understand that […]
January 25, 2018

Pedestrian and Tractor-Trailer Accident in Lancaster County

Posted on January 25, 2018 Two evenings ago, a pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit by a tractor-trailer. When the truck driver was driving along, he claimed that he heard something hit his truck and, when he went to check, a pedestrian had gotten hit. There was a witness behind the tractor-trailer who said that the truck was moving at a slow speed under the speeds of traffic and in his lane when the accident occurred. There is an ongoing investigation into the matter. The Danger of Pedestrian Accidents  Pedestrian accidents are almost always serious, as pedestrians are not […]