Tag Archives: Semi Truck accidents

Truck Driver To Be Charged For Homicide by Vehicle

A Georgia truck driver has been charged with making an improper U-turn and homicide by vehicle, second degree, after colliding with a motorcycle while attempting to make a U-turn in the middle of an Atlanta intersection. The motorcyclist, 46-year-old Derek Davis, was fatally injured in the accident, passing away at Grady Memorial Hospital hours later. […]

Underride Guards Routinely Fail To Do Their Jobs Leading To Hundreds Of Deaths Each Year

A recent article written by an Atlanta reporter uncovered some alarming problems with a common and crucial safety feature on the millions of tractor-trailers that crisscross the nation’s roadways. The article noted that underride guards which are meant to keep cars from becoming wedged under the back of a semi are poorly designed and frequently […]