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Causes and Preventions
Over 500,000 truck accident reported in the US annuallyRecording 130,000 injuries and an estimated 5,000 death tollsWith 2...
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90%of truck accidents are due to negligenceand recklessness.Criado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
Causes of Truck AccidentsRoad distraction and failing to focus on the roadReckless drivingDriving while intoxicatedDriver ...
Non Human Factors CausingTruck AccidentsAnimals and other debris on the roadSevere weather conditionsFaulty brakes and oth...
• Get enough rest before taking the long road trip.• Slow down on work zones( road construction)• Stay out fromTruck restr...
• Be alert when approaching big trucks.• Stay away from the trucks’ blind spot.(Stay where the truck driver can see you fr...
IFYOU ARE AVICTIM OF ANYTRUCKINGACCIDENTContact Criado Law Group atcontact@criadolawgroup.comOr visit atwww.criadolawgroup...
Talk to one of our personal injury attorneys directly to assess your caseCriado Law GroupIs offering a free consultationNo...
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Nearly ninety percent of truck related accidents are caused by human negligence, and recklessness ending in a catastrophic accidents and wrecks. What are the common factors that pave the road for such disaster to occur and what are the safety precautions that should be observed by truck drivers and motorists to ensure road safety? Check out this presentation!

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Trucking accidents ppt for clg

  1. 1. Presents
  2. 2. Causes and Preventions
  3. 3. Over 500,000 truck accident reported in the US annuallyRecording 130,000 injuries and an estimated 5,000 death tollsWith 20Billions USD Cost for Medicals, and property damages.From the United States Department ofTransportationCriado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
  4. 4. Criado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
  5. 5. 90%of truck accidents are due to negligenceand recklessness.Criado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
  6. 6. Causes of Truck AccidentsRoad distraction and failing to focus on the roadReckless drivingDriving while intoxicatedDriver not trained properlyUnsecured cargo loadsTraffic RulesViolationsFatigueDrastic and unfair trucking schedulesand expectationsCriado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
  7. 7. Non Human Factors CausingTruck AccidentsAnimals and other debris on the roadSevere weather conditionsFaulty brakes and other truck equipmentPoor lighting, traffic signage, and generalconditionsLow visibility road conditionsCriado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
  8. 8. • Get enough rest before taking the long road trip.• Slow down on work zones( road construction)• Stay out fromTruck restricted zone.• Always keep healthy distance between motorists.• Properly maintain your vehicles before taking load.• Always practice defensive driving.• Wear your seatbelt at all times.• Observe road safety and road courtesy.• Be a responsible motorist.Criado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
  9. 9. • Be alert when approaching big trucks.• Stay away from the trucks’ blind spot.(Stay where the truck driver can see you from their side mirrors).• Never pass the truck when it is turning (trucks needs wide clearancein maneuvering because of its bulk size).• Never cut in front of any huge vehicles.• Observe a 4 to 6 seconds space for large vehicles onwet conditions and highway speed.• Observe the right procedures in passing large trucks.• Observe truck turn signals before committing a pass.Safety Practice: Other light vehiclesCriado Law GroupInjury Attorneys
  10. 10. IFYOU ARE AVICTIM OF ANYTRUCKINGACCIDENTContact Criado Law Group atcontact@criadolawgroup.comOr visit atwww.criadolawgroup.com
  11. 11. Talk to one of our personal injury attorneys directly to assess your caseCriado Law GroupIs offering a free consultationNo ObligationAnd Contingency Fee Basis
  12. 12. CriadoLawGroup.comFacebook.com/CriadoLawGroupYoutube: CLGAustinTwitter: @CriadoLawGroupLinkedin.com/In/CriadoLawGroup/
  13. 13. SHARE it to yourfriends or EMBED iton your website, blogpost, or social mediaaccounts!Did you find our video helpful?
  14. 14. Criado Law GroupInjury Attorneys

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