Causes of 18 Wheeler Accidents

Because 18-wheelers have massive force and weight behind them, they have the potential to cause catastrophic damage. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), over 3,800 fatal 18-wheeler accidents occurred in 2012 with thousands suffering truck accident injuries. With so many fatalities and injuries occurring each year from 18-wheeler accidents, it’s important to know what causes these accidents.

Top Causes of 18 Wheeler Accidents Include:

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