September 21, 2018

Trucking Accident Statistics in the United States

The number of trucks in the United States continues to increase. The US Department of Transportation estimates that half a million accidents involving heavy trucks and 18-wheelers occur each year. Truck accidents may be caused by the negligence, road conditions, or lack of training of drivers. Aside from these causes, the very nature, weight, and…

August 7, 2015

Top 5 Strangest Truck Spills

On Wednesday morning, August 5 2015, a box truck hit a median and spilled its fuel all over I-95 in Providence. The accident shut down lanes of traffic for several hours and caused a mid-day commuting nightmare. That got d’Oliveira & Associates thinking…. What are the 5 of the strangest truck spills? 40,000 Pounds of…