Switch to ADA Accessible Theme
Clearwater Personal Injury Attorney
For A Free Consultation 877-767-1032

Category Archives: Truck Accidents

TruckSpeed

Speeding Florida Trucks Create Risks – What You Should Be Aware Of

By Roman & Roman |

Anyone who is traveling at an excessive speed is creating risks on roads and highways, but truck drivers have unique risks when it comes to speeding. Large commercial trucks can be difficult to stop abruptly, a fact that can lead to rollover accidents when trucks are traveling too fast on a curved road. But… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
TruckAcc1

Jackknife Accidents Are Dangerous Events

By Roman & Roman |

Accidents involving big rigs, large commercial trucks, can be extremely dangerous. When a truck jackknifes, the truck can end up twisting itself onto another lane of traffic, causing a chain reaction and a multi-vehicle event. Jackknife is a term that refers to the cab of a truck sliding one way while the trailer of… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
TractorTrailer

What To Know About Stopping Distances And Related Trucking Accidents

By Roman & Roman |

The magnitude and mass of large tractor trailers greatly makes any impacts and damages resulting from accidents much worse. Tractor trailers and other large commercial trucks, especially ones carrying full loads, need much longer distances to stop than your average passenger vehicle.  The bureau in charge of regulations for interstate trucking, the Federal Motor… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
MovingTruck

What are the Top Causes of U-Haul Accidents?

By Roman & Roman |

U-Haul trucks are everywhere, at some point you have probably even rented a self-moving truck yourself. Unfortunately, accidents involving self-moving truck are a lot more common than most people think. While self-moving trucks provide a cheap and convenient way to move, they pose a threat to other drivers and pedestrians. Inexperienced drivers driving large… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

Negligence and the Significance of Traffic Tickets

By Roman & Roman |

The collision between a semi-tractor trailer carrying Busch Beer and a Frito-Lay truck in Melbourne, Florida made news this week. WKMG reports that the Frito-Lay truck was pulled over onto the shoulder for an unknown reason when the beer truck swerved to the right and collided with it. The beer truck driver was ticketed… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

Employer Liability In Truck Accidents

By Roman & Roman |

Truck drivers have to work long hours to make deliveries and stay on schedule. If the trucking company places pressure on drivers to perform, it can lead to truck drivers driving long distances on limited sleep or on drugs aimed at keeping them awake in order to operate their trucks. A truck driver who… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

Who Is Liable In A Trucking Accident?

By Roman & Roman |

Being involved in a crash with a truck can be a terrifying experience. It can also be a deadly one. There were 5,745 injuries as a result of truck crashes in Florida in 2013, according to Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles data. An additional 200 incidents ended in death, according to… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Clearwater Office

Clearwater Office

fax: 727-736-3234
2274 FL-580
Clearwater, FL 33763
Hudson Office

Hudson Office

Hernando: 352-796-2151
fax: 727-736-3234
12000 U.S. Hwy 19
Hudson, FL 34667
Tampa Office

Tampa Office

(by appointment only)
fax: 727-736-3234
9301 W. Hillsborough Ave.
Tampa, FL 33615
The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience.

This web site is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not
be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.

© 2015 - 2020 Roman & Roman, P.A. All rights reserved.

Contact Form Tab