Tractor Trailer Accidents

lights on police car

Questions Remain in Grady County Traffic Fatality

Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol face lingering questions in the investigation of a traffic accident which killed a 24-year-old Lindsay woman. An article about the ongoing investigation is available here. A head-on collision about two miles west of Alex in Grady County between a compact passenger car and a semi-truck resulted in one young […]

April 29th, 2019 Read More
Good Day Tulsa logo

Chad McLain of Graves McLain Discusses Sharing the Road with Large Trucks on Good Day Tulsa

On February 14th, attorney Chad McLain of Graves McLain appeared on Good Day Tulsa to discuss how motorists can safely share the roads with large commercial vehicles. Good Day Tulsa airs locally on KTUL ABC 8. Watch the segment:     In 2016, there were approximately 475,000 tractor trailer crashes in the United States—with 3,864 […]

February 18th, 2019 Read More
Tractor Trailer infographic

Factors Involved in Tractor Trailer Accidents

Tractor trailer trucks are an unavoidable part of being on the road, with 5.6 million tractor trailers registered in the United States, logging 140 billion miles per year. This infographic illustrates some of the factors that can contribute to the catastrophic nature of big truck accidents. null null

October 29th, 2018 Read More

Recent Truck Accident On Will Rogers Turnpike Reminds Us To Always Be Aware Driving Near Large Commercial Vehicles

There are many large commercial vehicles on the roads, and we all need to be more careful around large trucks. Drivers of cars and motorcycles need to keep in mind that drivers of tractor-trailers or large commercial vehicles could be dealing with other issues on the roads. Long hours behind the wheel causing tiredness due […]

August 3rd, 2017 Read More
tulsa tractor trailer accident lawyers, tulsa truck accident lawyer, oklahoma truck accident law firm, truck accident attorneys tulsa, broken arrow tractor trailer accident lawyers, distracted driving accident lawyers tulsa, driver safety

Accident Involving Distracted Tractor Trailer Driver Results in Four Vehicle Collision and One Death in Craig County, OK

Collisions involving Tractor-trailers and other large commercial vehicles occur frequently throughout the U.S. Truck accidents were accountable for almost 4,000 deaths in 2014 alone, and the abundance of tractor-trailers on major U.S. roads and highways can pose a serious threat to occupants of smaller passenger vehicles. Just last week in Oklahoma, a collision between a […]

August 15th, 2016 Read More
bridgestone tire recall, tulsa truck accident law firm, oklahoma tractor trailer accident lawyers, product recall, product liability lawyers tulsa

Bridgestone-Firestone Recalls More Than 36,000 Truck Tires That May be Defective

More than 36,000 tires used on tractor trailers and other large transport trucks are being recalled due to serious safety concerns. Bridgestone-Firestone is recalling the tires after safety testing revealed that the tread can separate from the body, causing the tires to fail. The recall states that this tire failure can cause a sudden loss […]

February 18th, 2016 Read More
tractor trailer accident law firm oklahoma, tulsa truck accident lawyers, oklahoma tractor trailer injury law firm, truck safety, driver safety, tractor trailer accidents oklahoma

Study Finds Oilfield Tractor Trailers Pose Serious Safety Risks to Oklahoma Drivers

Overloaded and unsafe tractor-trailers are driving on state roads and highways with disturbing frequency, and these trucks are causing dozens of dangerous, and sometimes deadly, traffic accidents throughout the state. There are over 350 trucking companies in Oklahoma that are employed by major energy companies for the purposes of hauling oilfield wastewater and equipment throughout […]

January 12th, 2016 Read More

Safe Driving Tips For Labor Day Weekend

The end of the summer is marked by one of the biggest holiday weekends of the year. Labor Day weekend is one of the most dangerous and busiest weekends to be driving on the road. According to the National Safety Council, an estimated 405 fatalities and thousands of injuries will occur on America’s roadways due […]

August 28th, 2014 Read More