Man Critically Injured in Pedestrian Accident in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – An employee of the Virginia Beach Fire Department was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a truck on Tuesday afternoon, 13 News Now reports. Art Kohn, the department’s public information officer, was listed in critical condition following the accident. Officials say he was walking along Rudee Point Road near…

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Norfolk Truck Accident Lawyer

If you’ve been injured in a crash with an 18-wheeler, a Norfolk truck accident lawyer at CAIL can help. It’s tough thinking of getting into an accident with an 18-wheeler. But the fact is, motorists come across many commercial trucks on the road every day, and accidents are bound to happen. And because these large…

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Rear-End Collision Falls Church, VA

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – Investigators with the Virginia Beach Police Department responded to a collision involving a dump truck late Friday morning. According to 13 News Now, the incident was reported at about 11:00 a.m. close to the intersection of North Great Neck Road and Inlynnview Road. Officials have not reported any injuries as a…

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Most Dangerous Roads for Trucking Accidents

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, VA – Officials in Dinwiddie County were forced to shut down at least one lane on I-85 following a tractor-trailer crash Sunday morning. According to Virginia 511, the incident occurred within the northbound lanes of I-85 near mile marker 49 at about 11:30 a.m. No injuries have been reported as a result of…

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Most Dangerous Roads for Trucking Accidents

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – One person was rushed to the hospital following a three-car collision involving a tractor-trailer in Chesterfield Thursday morning. According to NBC 12, the crash happened along I-95 near mile-marker 62 shortly before 6:00 a.m. Investigators say the crash occurred when a BMW traveling in the southbound lanes struck a barrier on…

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A car devastated by an accident with a truck.

FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA – A woman was killed following a multi-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer on I-95 Saturday morning. According to NBC Washington, the collision occurred within the southbound lanes of I-95 near the Occoquan River at about 10:00 a.m. Officials with the Virginia State Police say the truck driver approached stopped traffic at a…

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A truck on its side after an accident.

ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, VA – Investigators with the Virginia State Police have released information regarding the cause of a trucking accident on I-81 that severely injured one person Tuesday. According to WHSV, the 2018 International tractor-trailer experienced a mechanical issue causing the driver to lose control and veer off of the road, colliding with a guardrail…

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Should You Really Fear Unsecured Cargo on Trucks?

Since Final Destination came out, people have found extraordinarily everyday situations to fear. Among those fears is unsecured cargo on trucks. We all see Big Rigs transporting logs, dangerous materials, and standard cargo every day. But, is that cargo a risk for people on the road? Without a doubt, cargo transit through Big Rigs isn’t…

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Most Dangerous Roads for Trucking Accidents

Is it possible that many trucking accidents are rooted in a few core areas? While many do happen in generalized areas or even on specific roads, there is no guarantee that anywhere is safe from trucking accidents. Unless, of course, the road explicitly prohibits trucks. More Cars on the Road Means More Trucking Accidents Most…

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What to Do if You're Hit By a Trucker Who Is “Self-Employed”

Many people don’t realize until it’s too late that truckers are often independent contractors. These contractors work diligently and often as if they are standard employees. However, trucking companies often decide to employ their drivers as independent contractors for a number of reasons. Unfortunately, that leaves many people in desperate need of a trucking accident…

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