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Dangers for Drivers of Big Rigs

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

If you drive a big rig, you face dangers on the road every day. Studies show that over 10 percent of highway accidents involve the behemoths, and 6 percent of fatalities are connected to them. If you or a loved one drives a truck and experiences serious injuries or death as a result of… Read More »


Accidents with Big Rigs

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

Every accident has the potential to be perilous, but none more so than accidents involving big rigs. The sheer size and weight of these vehicles put drivers of these rigs, not to mention drivers of other vehicles, at a serious disadvantage in the event of a collision. For motorists who share the highway with… Read More »


Who is Liable When an 18-Wheeler Causes an Accident in Mississippi?

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

When a court in Mississippi determines that an 18-wheeler is legally at fault for causing a car accident who can be held legally liable? The truck driver? The company that owns and operates the truck? According to Mississippi’s vicarious liability laws, both the truck driver and the company that he or she was working… Read More »


Common Causes of 18-Wheeler Crashes in Mississippi

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

Unfortunately, accidents involving 18-wheelers are very common in Mississippi. In fact, just a couple weeks ago a fatal 18-wheeler crash occurred in Chickasaw County. According to djournal.com, the accident happened on Highway 32 between Van Vleet and Okolona and involved an 18-wheeler and an ambulance colliding head-on. Sadly, the ambulance driver was killed and… Read More »


18-Wheeler Crashes: Tips on How to Avoid Them

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

While all car accidents are inherently dangerous, those involving 18-wheelers (also known as semi-trucks) tend to be particularly terrible as these massive trucks can easily flatten smaller vehicles on the road. Additionally, accidents on American roads involving 18-wheelers are disproportionately high due to the fact that big trucks have larger blind spots, are less… Read More »

Mississippi Trucking Accidents: The Crippling Aftermath

By Derek L. Hall, PC |

Earlier this year, two students who attended Central Hinds Academy in Raymond were tragically killed in an interstate crash on I-20 when an 18-wheeler rear-ended them. They had been forced to stop in the roadway due to another tractor-trailer being stopped ahead of them. Sadly, both teens were pronounced dead at the scene while… Read More »

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