Trucking Accident Investigations
CONTACT US FOR:
- Tractor/Trailer Examinations.
- Electronic Control Module [ECM].
- Data Extraction and Analysis.
- Truck Brake Examinations.
- Tractor-Trailer Off-Tracking Dynamics.
- Preventative Maintenance Analysis.
- Mechanical Failure Analysis.
- Causation Determination in Extreme Driving Conditions.
- Proper Handling of Cargo and Load Securement.
- Driver Requirements and Log Books.
- Lift Truck Safety.
- Hazard Awareness.
- Forensic Mapping.
- Human Factors Forensics.
- Biomechanics of Injury.
- PC Crash Analysis.
- Collision Dynamics.
- Analysis of Physical Evidence.
- Cause Analysis.
- Night Driving Issues.
- Issues with Discernibility and Visibility.
- Advanced Scene Investigations Using CAD.
- Advanced Reconstruction Using Computer Simulation Programs.
- Highway Design & Traffic Control Analysis.
In 2005, there were 442,000 large trucks involved in traffic accidents across the United States. These crashes resulted in 5,212 deaths, and 114,000 people were injured.
In 2005, large trucks accounted for 8% of all vehicles involved in fatal traffic accidents.
Large trucks are much more likely to be involved in fatal multiple-vehicle accidents.