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    A Los Angeles truck accident lawyer explains why trucks can be so dangerous and what you can do after an accident

    What You Should Know About California Truck Accidents

    LOS ANGELES — Truck accidents often have deadly consequences for the occupants of passenger vehicles that collide with large semi-trucks/tractor-trailers.  A Los Angeles truck accident lawyer says some trucks can weigh up to 80,000 pounds, while passenger vehicles on average weigh approximately 4,000 pounds.  The difference in size between...

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    Give Me A Break!

    LOS ANGELES – If you’ve ever flown internationally, you know how long a plane flight can be. Flights to Sydney, Australia from the United States routinely stay off the ground for 16 to 18 hours – and thanks to federal regulations, pilots don’t need to stay awake during the...

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    The Southland is A Hotbed for Truck Crashes

    LOS ANGELES – The afternoon rush hour can be described in many words but few of those words have a positive connotation. Southland motorists make hundreds of thousands of trips on California’s highway system and too often, the traffic flow is bogged down by a truck crash. These truck...

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    Ignoring This Raises Your Chance of Crashing

    LOS ANGELES – If you have sleep apnea, you know it’s important to regularly follow your treatment program – but many people don’t and it raises the risk of crashing, a new study found. Researchers are concerned truck drivers are picking up these bad habits. Big rigs are some...

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    Every Hour of Lost Sleep Increases Your Risk of Crashing

    LOS ANGELES – You know driving drunk or getting distracted by a text message is a huge safety risk because these activities are illegal in many states, including California. But far too many Americans aren’t waking up to another reality: driving drowsy can be just as dangerous. According to...

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    Study: Truck Drivers’ Health Linked to Crash Risk

    LOS ANGELES – Millions of Americans have medical conditions ranging from minor side effects to life-threatening seizures. Although these conditions rarely occur, they can be brought-on at any moment – even when you’re driving. Medical conditions are some of the top causes of truck crashes today, and many truck...

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    Big Trucks, Bigger Risks

    LOS ANGELES – Truck accidents are on the rise, and it’s particularly apparent in Southern California where tens of thousands of large commercial trucks barrel through congested freeways and highways every day, a Los Angeles Truck Crash Lawyer said. Some of these trucks can weigh up to 80,000 lbs.,...

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