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How Common Is PTSD After Truck Accidents
Truck Accidents

How Common Is PTSD After Truck Accidents?

PTSD is a mental health condition that can result from a traumatic event, for instance, a truck accident. Physical injury after a truck accident occurs frequently, but mental stress is, sometimes, even more damaging. Learn about PTSD, its symptoms and factors.

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Jackknife Truck Accident
Truck Accidents

What Is a Jackknife Truck Accident?

Big rig jackknife accidents occur when the trailer of the large truck swings around, forming an angle with the truck’s cab. This can occur for various reasons, including driver fatigue, excessive speed on curves, or slippery road surfaces. Learn more about these accidents and how to prevent them.

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Truck Accident Cases Offer More Compensation
Truck Accidents

Why Are the Majority of Truck Accidents in Brooklyn?

There’s good reason why Brooklyn would be the fourth largest city in the U.S. if it broke off from New York City. It’s packed with people and filled with industry. And with big business, comes big rigs. With so much shipping and loading, accidents are almost bound to happen. Learn how personal injury firms approach this unescapable fact and how we can help you if you’ve been in an accident.

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Do Truck Accident Cases Generally Offer More Compensation
Truck Accidents

Do Truck Accident Cases Generally Offer More Compensation?

Truck Accident cases generally offer more in compensation, but it depends on several factors. For instance, not every truck is insured equally. If a truck driver owns their own rig, they may not have as much insurance on it as a large corporation might. This is where legal expertise and wit plays a role. Find out how to get the most out of a truck accident claim.

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Accident involving garbage truck
Truck Accidents

Accident Involving Garbage Truck

An accident involving a garbage truck can lead to serious injuries due to many unforeseen reasons. Don’t let one party’s negligence be the reason for your inability to live life normally.

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Construction truck accident lawyer nyc
Construction Accidents

Construction Truck Accident

A worker was injured in a construction accident that involved a water truck. He drove over a concrete slab, the concrete flooring of the existing structure, and because of the weight of the truck, this gave way. The truck fell down to the basement level.

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