Devastating Kentucky 18-wheeler accident raises saftey concerns

March 30, 2010 - Several traffic safety concerns have been triggered in the wake of an accident on a stretch of I-65 in Kentucky that claimed the lives of 11 people - an accident that authorities say... Read More

Stores push government to allow heavier 18-wheelers on roads

November 29, 2009 - CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Local employers Kraft Foods and Supervalu are pushing Congress to allow an increase in the weight of trucks, claiming such a change could save money, cut fuel use and... Read More

Alabama football fans injured in collision with 18 wheeler

September 6, 2009 - Birmingham News blogger Don Kausler Jr. shares his harrowing experience as an 18-wheeler collides with traffic stopped on Interstate 20 from a previous accident. According to his... Read More

Chilton County jury awards $3.5 million to family of Clanton man killed by logging truck

July 22, 2009 - A Chilton County jury awarded the Sanderson family of Clanton, Ala., a verdict of $3.5 million for the death of James Sanderson, who was killed when the van he was driving was crushed... Read More

Federal Government lets Trucking Lobby Have its Way on Safety

January 24, 2008 - Christmas came early for the powerful trucking industry in the form of a rule issued by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Read More

Nurses Husbands Settle Wrongful Death Lawsuit

February 10, 2006 - The husbands of two women killed in a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 65 more than three years ago have reached a settlement with a trucking company that employed the driver believed to... Read More

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