Recent Posts in Truck Accidents Category Blog Home Truck Accidents Caused by Improper Cargo Loading Posted By Todd Miner Law || 17-Oct-2016 It is extremely important for trailers to be properly loaded in order to avoid an accident. Every year, hundreds of truck accidents result when cargo is not properly loaded or is overloaded. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) regulates the proper way to secure loads, but unfortunately, many drivers and truck companies ignore these rules in an effort to move more cargo faster. ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Auto Fatalities Up in Central Florida Posted By Todd Miner Law || 22-Sep-2016 The Orlando Sentinel has reported that traffic deaths have dramatically increased in Central Florida and throughout the nation since 2015, which saw more than 35,000 fatal crashes. This reflects a more than seven percent increase in auto accident deaths since 2014, breaking a fifty-year trend of declining traffic fatalities. This month alone, seven people have already been killed in auto ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Truck Accidents Result in Thousands of Fatalities Annually Posted By Todd Miner Law || 2-Apr-2016 The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration reports that truck accidents result in approximately 4,000 fatalities and over 100,000 injuries in the U.S. each year. Tractor trailers cruise our roads and highways each day, carrying heavy loads of products and supplies across the country. These semis can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds – enough to easily crush passenger vehicles. Worse, ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 3 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.