What to Look for in a Semi-truck Accident Attorney

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Although the trucking industry has accomplished a lot in terms of safety over the years, accidents involving large trucks are more common than you think. As per the latest data made available by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), more than 5000 large trucks and buses were involved in fatal crashes in 2019, a 2% increase from 2018. And, when you are one … Read More

Key Reasons for Trucking Accidents During the Holidays

Why trucking accidents happen during the holidays.

The holidays are supposed to be a time of good cheer and celebration. But for some unfortunate drivers out there, trucking accidents can ruin the season and often leave them with catastrophic injuries. Utah truck accidents happen too often during December, and there are some key reasons why this is the case. Holiday Trucking Accidents in Utah – Why Do … Read More

Avoid Utah Trucking Accidents in Ice and Snow

Avoid Utah trucking accidents on ice and snow.

Ice and snow are arguably the worst weather to drive in – and that fact is true for truck drivers as well. When you are forced to share the road with a commercial truck when the roads are icy, it’s vital to practice defensive driving. Utah trucking accidents are extremely common in icy and snowy conditions. Read on to learn … Read More

Avoiding Utah Truck Accidents in Winter

Avoid Utah truck accidents this winter

Given how dangerous trucking accidents in Utah can be, avoiding them is always important. Unfortunately, winter weather can make such accidents more likely. That is why we encourage our clients to be especially careful when driving each winter. Read on to learn some of the most important tips for avoiding Utah truck accidents Tips for Avoiding Utah Truck Accidents this … Read More

Liability for Trucking Accidents in Utah

Reasons for trucking accidents in Utah

Commercial trucking is a massive industry that includes many different businesses. An important aspect of personal injury cases concerning trucking accidents in Utah is determining liable parties. It is common to assume that truck drivers are responsible for trucking accidents. They sometimes are – but there can be other contributing parties. Let’s look at some of the most common parties … Read More

How Many Utah Semi-Truck Accidents?

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As truck accident attorneys, we are naturally concerned with Utah semi-truck accidents – and accidents throughout the country. We know how dangerous they are and how deadly they can be. We also know that “0” is the only acceptable number of fatal Utah truck accidents. But you may be wondering just how often these accidents happen. Are there really that … Read More

What is Negligence in Utah Truck Accidents?

What is negligence in utah truck accidents

If you speak to a Utah truck accident attorney about filing a lawsuit, one term that will come up frequently is “negligence.” You may already know what negligence means. But if not, it can be confusing to hear the term thrown around so often. Let’s explore the idea of negligence and how it applies to truck accidents in Utah. Utah … Read More

Avoiding Truck Accidents During the Holidays and Throughout the Year

Semi Trucks Driving on snowy Utah highway

The holidays often involve a lot of travel for individuals and families – but it also means that semi-trucks are on the road more, too. All of the shopping that consumers do drains store shelves and those shelves need to be refilled. Truckers spend countless hours on the road bringing goods to stores for the holidays. With more semi-trucks on … Read More

Henriksen and Henriksen: Your Utah Personal Injury Attorney

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Coping with the aftermath of an automobile accident or collision is always stressful. If you are injured, medical bills are piling up, you are unable to work, and have suffered monetary losses from property damage- getting your life back on track can seem like an impossible challenge. Even if you have good car insurance, such a situation can leave you … Read More