Override and Underride Truck Accidents

If you have driven on any of the Washington State Highways, you must have noticed many large trucks including 18 wheelers on the roads. Most of these trucks pose no risk to the general vehicle, especially in Seattle, but in case of an accident, there are serious consequences. One of the common reasons for such almost fatal accidents is the truck being overridden or under-ride. In case you don’t understand the term, it means the scenario when a vehicle (usually a car) is run over by a semi truck or an 18 wheeler. These accidents are mostly fatal, as the car gets stuck under the truck, further complicating things. The common situations for truck overriding accidents to occur are when the driver loses control of the truck due to the following: Continue reading ›

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