A recent case will have significant impact on truck accident attorneys and lawyers litigating insurance coverage in trucking cases. In Carolina Casualty v. Yeates, 584 F.3d 868 (10th Cir. 2009) (en banc), the court held that the MCS-90 Endorsement applies as surety coverage when the underlying insurance policy to which it is attached provides no coverage

Evidence in a trucking case vanishes quickly. There are several computers on-board a tractor trailer these days and all have critical information which helps determine the extent of liability and what happened in a truck wreck.  One of the computers is called an event data recorder (EDR). This computer records the speed, time of braking, time

The federal government has listed the reasons that truck drivers are involved in collisions. According to the FMCSA 2007 report on the 2005 crash results, the top 10 causes of truck accidents, where the truck driver is a fault, are:

  1. Failure to keep in proper lane
  2. Driving too fast for Conditions
  3. Fatigue
  4. Failure to yield