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Improperly loaded or overloaded cargo can cause serious accidents

As Cary area residents know, there are many trucks on area roads. These trucks are hauling everything from merchandise to lumber to logs. Most of the time, cars are able to safely share the road with these trucks. But there are certain times when truck accidents occur. Sometimes these serious truck accidents are caused when cargo is either not loaded properly or are overloaded.

Injuries sustained in truck accidents can be serious

Cary area residents understand that trucks have a major presence on our roads. Trucks are hauling items from all over the country and the state. Most of the time cars and trucks are able to safely share the road but occasionally a serious truck accident occurs.

North Carolina truck accident statistics

As Cary residents know, trucks play a major role on our roadways. Most of the time cars, pedestrians and bicyclists are able to safely share the road with trucks, but occasionally a serious truck accident occurs. The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles recently issued a report that, among other things, contains truck accident statistics in the state of North Carolina.

Truck accidents and distracted driving

Trucks have a major presence on the roads in the Cary area. Drivers in Cary understand that whenever they get on local roads and freeways there are bound to be trucks of all sizes. Most of the time drivers are able to safely share the road with truck drivers, but occasionally a serious truck accident occurs. It is shocking to learn what causes the majority of truck accidents.

One of the leading cause of crashes is unsecured cargo

There are lots of trucks in North Carolina. They can range from semi-trucks to trucks carrying cars, logs and other big equipment. Usually, drivers are able to safely share the road with these trucks, but occasionally a serious truck accident occurs. One of the leading causes of truck crashes is unsecured cargo.

Four killed in truck crash

North Carolina residents understand that they have to share the road with many types of trucks. Usually, this can be done safely, but occasionally, a serious truck accident occurs. When a car gets into an accident with a truck, the injuries are often severe just because of the size difference between a truck and a car.

Tractor trailer involved in deadly crash

Cary area residents share the road with numerous vehicles every day. There are pedestrians, motorcycle, cyclists and large tractor-trailers. Most of the time, they safely share the road, but occasionally, a serious accident occurs. A serious accident recently occurred in Davie County, where a person died in a tractor trailer accident.

Trucking logs contain important information

Cary area residents share the road with commercial trucks every day. These trucks are important in moving items across the state and country. Most of the time commercial semi trucks and cars are able to safely share the road, but occasionally a serious truck accident occurs. A trucking log is a record of valuable information about commercial truck drivers and their rig. This information can be used in the event of an accident.

What are some common causes of truck accidents?

Cary drivers share the road with trucks every day. Trucks are a common sight on roads because they are needed to haul goods to businesses and people. Most of the time drivers can share the road safely, but occasionally a truck accident occurs that causes serious injuries.

Helping you recover compensation following a truck crash

Massive trucks fill our roadways. This is primarily because we rely on these large vehicles to transport goods and shipments across the state and the country. Truck drivers play a major role in intrastate and interstate commerce. Because of that, they are under much pressure to make timely deliveries or be ahead of schedule. While this might be beneficial for a trucking company, an overworked and fatigued truck driver is a very dangerous presence on the roadways.

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