What Causes Most Semi-Truck Accidents?
Each year, approximately 5,000 people die in accidents involving semi-trucks — here are some of the most common causes of semi-truck accidents:
- Truck Driver Fatigue
- Improperly-Maintained Vehicles
- Distracted Truck Drivers
- Inexperienced Truck Drivers
- Improper Cargo Loading
If you’ve been injured in an accident involving a semi-truck, and you believe one of these factors may have caused the accident to occur, you may be able to recover damages from the driver who is at fault. Learn more about the causes of semi-truck accidents below.