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What Causes Tractor Trailer Accidents?

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Jason Provinzano

Tractor trailer crashes happen for a number of reasons.  Some of the most common causes that contribute to tractor trailer accidents include the following:

  • Driving While Distracted
  • Truck Driver Fatigue
  • Road Rage or Aggressive Driving
  • Speeding
  • Loads that Exceed Truck’s Weight Limit or is Balanced Incorrectly
  • Alcohol and Drug Violations
  • Violations of Hours of Service Requirements
  • Improper Training / Supervision
  • Faulty Equipment
  • Driver Error

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