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Jan 8, 2019

Fatal Truck Accidents Are Increasing

By |January 8th, 2019|Truck Accidents|0 Comments

Traffic fatalities from large truck crashes increased to their highest level in 29 years last year according to newly released data from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA). Deaths in large truck crashes rose 16%, from 725 (the previous year) up to 841. Of those fatalities, about 40% of the vehicle occupants were not wearing seatbelts. Traffic fatalities in all other categories – such as passenger car crashes, motorcycle accidents, pedestrian and pedal cyclist crashes [...]

Nov 21, 2018

Large Truck Technology Safety Systems Recommended by AAA

By |November 21st, 2018|Truck Accidents|0 Comments

Recent technological developments in the safe operation of large trucks have the potential to avert tens of thousands of crashes per year. The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety recommends that all new and existing large trucks receive the installation of 4 different types of technological safety systems. These technologies, according to AAA, can significantly reduce truck accidents, injuries, and fatalities. The AAA report on large truck safety A report issued by AAA, titled “Leverage large: Technology [...]

Oct 8, 2018

Two Fatalities Result from Tanker Truck Overturning in Colts Neck

By |October 8th, 2018|Personal Injury, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

Two fatalities resulted from a tanker truck overturning in Colts Neck, New Jersey on Saturday night. Around 5 pm, the fatal accident occurred near the northbound lanes of Route 18 when a tanker truck rolled over and spilled oil on the shoulder. Both the truck driver and passenger succumbed to fatal injuries during the rollover crash. No other vehicles were involved in the accident. When large vehicles such as trucks engage in a collision, the potential [...]

Sep 27, 2018

Employers Negligence Causes Truck Accidents

By |September 27th, 2018|Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|0 Comments

Truck accidents happen to even the most diligent truck drivers, but when a truck accident occurs due to employer negligence, injured victims can hold the employer liable for their injuries and damages. The laws surrounding these types of truck accidents can be difficult to interpret, but an experienced and knowledgeable truck accident lawyer can help victims claim the compensation they are entitled to under the law. Types of Employer Negligence Causing Truck Accidents Truck drivers rely [...]

Aug 23, 2018

Edison Tractor-Trailer Crash on Route 1 Causes Multiple Injuries

By |August 23rd, 2018|Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|0 Comments

A tractor-trailer crash in Edison, New Jersey caused multiple injuries for several victims. Around 5:20 pm, on Wednesday evening, the chain reaction accident occurred on Route 1 when a tractor-trailer driver lost control of the vehicle and hit at least eight other cars including a minivan that was rear-ended. Ten victims sustained a range of injuries including one victim who is in critical condition. Many vehicle occupants became trapped in their vehicles after the tractor-trailer crash. [...]

Jul 26, 2018

Multi-Vehicle Crash in Mountainside Leaves Two Drivers Seriously Injured

By |July 26th, 2018|Car accidents, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|0 Comments

A multi-vehicle crash that occurred in Mountainside, New Jersey left two drivers with serious injuries. On Wednesday afternoon, around 12:30pm, the motor vehicle accident took place near Route 22 when a pickup truck crossed past the median and struck a dump truck. The dump truck then swerved and hit a sedan, which led to serious injuries for both the pickup truck driver and the driver of the car as well as various injuries for the dump [...]

Jul 25, 2018

Objects Falling Off a Moving Truck

By |July 25th, 2018|Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|0 Comments

A recent tragedy that took the lives of a mother and daughter from Minnesota highlights the danger of improperly secured cargo. The two women were fatally injured when a boulder weighing approximately 800 lbs. was dislodged from the back of a moving truck and slammed into their vehicle. The women suffered significant trauma as the boulder plowed through their car. The medical examiner ruled the cause of death for both women to be blunt force head [...]

Jul 20, 2018

Fatal Dump Truck Accident in Berkeley Heights Claimed One Life

By |July 20th, 2018|Personal Injury, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death|0 Comments

In Berkeley Heights, New Jersey, a fatal dump truck accident claimed the life of another motorist. Around 3:30pm, on Thursday afternoon, a dump truck went through a barrier on Route 78 and crashed into two other cars leading to a fatality. A third vehicle engaged in the collision, too. The truck driver and occupants of the two other cars sustained minor injuries in the fatal dump truck accident. Accidents that involve trucks may lead to serious [...]

Jul 3, 2018

New Law Could Mean More Inexperienced Truckers

By |July 3rd, 2018|Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|0 Comments

The U.S. Congress is considering a new law called the DRIVE-SAFE Act. This Act has been proposed in response to a national shortage of truck drivers, and would allow teen truckers to drive big-rigs across state lines. Allowing younger truckers on the road may help businesses move goods across the country, but it could have a serious impact on safety. Due to their large size, big rigs are difficult to maneuver, and are inherently dangerous. Inexperienced [...]

Jun 13, 2018

Nationwide Truck Driver Safety

By |June 13th, 2018|Distracted Driving, Personal Injury, Truck Accidents|0 Comments

Operation Safe Driver Week is quickly approaching. The event, which was created by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA), will take place from July 15 through July 21. During that week, police officers nationwide will be on the lookout for unsafe driving behaviors among both commercial and passenger vehicle drivers in the hopes of keeping the roads safe for everyone. The unsafe driving behaviors that officers will be looking for will include: Texting Speeding Distracted driving [...]

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"The loss of my husband due to malpractice was and is devastating, Daryl took on our case and said, “Unfortunately I can’t bring your husband back but I can make sure that you will be ok financially,” and that is what he did , with compassion and dedication and always made feel like he had time for me, I never felt rushed or unimportant, I cannot say enough about how professional yet caring this office has treated me . Mr. Zaslow is truly the best at what he does and I can’t say enough about his secretary who not only kept me informed but listened to me during the most painful time of my life , all I can say is what a great team . Thank you Daryl for helping me . Thank you Heather for listening."

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