Category Archives: Truck Accident

Snowplow Accidents: An Unrecognized Winter Hazard

During the coldest months of the year, snowplows, salt trucks, and other snow removal vehicles are common sights in many regions of the United States. But while keeping the roadways clear and safe must be a priority in the winter, these heavy trucks also pose unique dangers of their own, especially when slick roads and […]

Truck Accidents from Falling Cargo & Flying Debris: What Every Driver Should Know.

While any accident involving a semi-truck, big rig, or other large commercial truck is always dangerous, the odds of severe injury and wrongful death increase when a collision involves falling cargo or flying debris. The Killino Firm’s truck accident lawyers believe the victims of cargo-related accidents are entitled to compensation for their pain and suffering. If you or […]

Truck Accidents and Hazardous Materials: What Every Driver Should Know

While any accident involving a tractor trailer, big rig or other large commercial truck is dangerous, a crash is far more likely to cause severe injury or wrongful death when a rig is hauling hazardous materials. Not only does the release of such materials pose a significant risk to other drivers and their passengers, but […]

Truck Accident News: U.S. Congress Mulls Higher Minimum Insurance Limit for Truckers

Thanks to inflation, the medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses incurred by the innocent victims of truck and 18-wheeler have continued to rise year after year. Yet because the minimum insurance limit for truckers has remained unchanged for decades, far too many crash victims are never fully compensated and find themselves thousands of dollars […]