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Truck Accident Causes

Truck accidents occur more than one would hope. They also result in serious injuries or even fatal deaths. Due to the large size of a truck, it is important for a driver to be trained and experienced. It is much harder for a truck to stop. The stopping distance for a truck is dramatically greater than a car. If a truck is traveling at 65 MPH, it needs about 450 feet to stop. If a car is traveling 65 MPH, it requires about 160 feet to stop. This alone shows how important it is for a driver to be alert when driving a truck.

The primary causes of truck accidents include:

  • Drug use
  • Speeding
  • Driving in unfamiliar areas
  • Careless driving
  • Not checking blind spots
  • Driver fatigue
  • Using a signal before turning
  • Distracted driving
  • Road rage
  • Inadequate training
  • Overloaded trucks
  • Jackknife accidents
  • Lack of training
  • Runaway trailers
  • Road conditions
  • Speeding
  • Poor maintenance
  • Many other causes

Contact an Experienced Truck Accident Lawyer

If you or someone you love has been seriously injured or killed in a truck accident in the state of Colorado, there may be compensation for you and your family. If you believe the truck driver or the truck company is at fault, our experienced attorneys will obtain the evidence that we need to prove they are in fact the one’s to blame. Contact us at 303-932-8666 to set up a time for your free initial consultation.