The number of people in the USA injured in crashes involving large trucks (2014).
In 2014 seventy-three percent of people killed in large-truck crashes were occupants of the other vehicles
Number of ‘large’ trucks involved in police-reported traffic crashes in the USA (2014).
Percentage of large-truck drivers involved in fatal crashes in 2014 with previously recorded crashes.
The big rigs on the road serve a valuable economic purpose. However, when they choose to sleep to little or drive to long and injure you or a loved one, you deserve compensation. The trucking companies carry lots of insurance coverage because the injuries caused by their vehicles can be catastrophic. If you are someone you know has been injured by a big truck you must protect your rights by hiring an attorney skilled in this area.