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Eighteen wheeler trucks are very large, heavy, and inherently have some very large blind spots. Know the rules to passing an 18-wheeler without risking your safety.
In addition to line-of-sight issues, truck drivers are notorious for being overworked, often leading to driver fatigue and inattention. These factors oftentimes—and unfortunately—create the perfect storm for a car-vs-truck accident to occur. It's important that you be extra careful when passing, driving behind, or alongside an 18-wheeler.
Here are a few tips to stay safe on the road:
It’s always a good idea to drive clear of these blind spots. This will enable the truck driver to see you which in turn might make things like signaling or lane changing easier and safer.
18-wheeler truck accidents can be very serious given the size of most trucks in relation to average passenger vehicles. If you've been in an accident involving an 18 wheeler, you need to speak with a lawyer before discussing anything with their insurance adjusters. Rasansky Law firm has 20+ years experience in Dallas-Fort Worth, and we've handled countless truck accident lawsuits. Call us today at (214) 617-1886.
The attorneys at Rasansky Law Firm are happy to speak to you about your potential case free of charge. If we can help with your claim, we'll do so for no out-of-pocket cost to you. Call us 24/7 at (214) 617-1886.
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Disclaimer: As a valued member of the Dallas community, Rasansky Law Firm’s goal is to improve the safety of all residents in the great state of Texas. These posts should not be viewed as a solicitation for business and the information included herein should not be taken as medical or legal advice. The photos used in this post are not representative of the actual crash scene.
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