The single most important safety rule when driving near semis

Avoiding any kind of collision is the top safety priority on the road. Still, there’s no question that some kinds of crashes are far worse than othe ...

Are you aware of these big rig crash causes?

People who drive around Texas often see 18-wheelers on the roads with them. These large trucks are transporting valuable goods around the state and co ...

3 Deadly errors truck drivers can make

Accidents happen every day, but even a minor collision with a semi-truck can have devastating results. Large trucks only make up about 4% of vehicles ...

COVID-19 Update: The Packard Law Firm remains fully operational, but almost all in-person contact with the public will be handled remotely.

At the Packard Law Firm, we take the health and welfare of our people, our clients, and our community very seriously. With the progression of the COVI ...

Senate Committee Votes to Allow Longer—and Potentially Dangerous—Trucks on U.S. Highways

On June 25, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved a trucking industry initiative which they then attached to a $56 billion spending measure to ...

What Age Limits Are Appropriate for Commercial Truck Drivers?

Driving a truck takes a lot of precision and competence, as well as a heightened sense of responsibility. Think about it: a truck driver directs 80,00 ...