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These blogs are posted on behalf of Hof & Reid LLC, and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the firm or its attorneys. The information presented in this blog is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be legal advice.

4 vehicles and a semi involved in Pennsylvania truck accident

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Mar 6, 2018 | Blog, Truck Accidents

Operating a large tractor-trailer takes diligence and an awareness of what is around the large vehicle. Understanding the limitations of a big rig and the damage that it can cause is paramount to becoming a licensed owner or operator. When drivers fail to heed caution, a truck accident can occur. Four Pennsylvania motorists were unfortunate enough […]

Tractor-trailer accident on Turnpike claims the life of an infant

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | | Blog, Truck Accidents

The Pennsylvania Turnpike is well-known by those in the area as a dangerous drive. High rates of speed, especially with regard to tractor-trailers, and the number of cars on the Turnpike at any given time can make traveling this route a difficult one. A tractor-trailer accident is unfortunately, all too common and can be the fault of either […]

Truck accident: 11 injured, 2 seriously, when tanker hits 9 cars

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Dec 1, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

Truck safety rules are generally enforced by state authorities, including in Pennsylvania. A trucking company can sustain penalties and restrictions if it fails to comply with all safety regulations or where its vehicles are involved in an inordinate number of accidents within a state. One company with a questionable record became embroiled in additional safety […]

Some companies support device that may prevent a truck accident

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Nov 2, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

In December of this year, a new law is scheduled to go into effect that relates, in part, to increasing the safety of the highways for all motorists. There are several large trucking companies that support the new law, saying it can help reduce the risk of a serious truck accident. The new law would […]

Will updates to FMCSA handbook prevent tractor trailer accident?

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Oct 12, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

The majority of Pennsylvania motorists likely assume that the federal government has strict regulations that determine the physical requirements truckers must meet in order to safely operate their large commercial vehicles. However, other than a few definite disqualifications, the physical fitness of an individual may have been decided based on a handbook that was deleted […]

A distracted driver risks other’s lives in car or truck accident

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Sep 9, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

People all over the country praise the benefits that technology has brought into their daily lives. However, this same technology used at the wrong time can lead to the risk of lives being lost due to a fatal car or truck accident. There are many Pennsylvania families who have lost loved ones due to these […]

Pennsylvania bus involved in semi-truck accident

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Aug 26, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

Many Pennsylvania residents enjoy taking trips by bus, as it can alleviate much of the stress of driving long distances. In fact, the majority of these passengers likely never consider the possibility of becoming victims in a semi-truck accident. Unfortunately, these terrifying collisions can occur without any prior warning. Earlier this month, a private bus […]

Man facing charges in Pennsylvania tractor-trailer accident

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Aug 9, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

Those who are employed in occupations that require regular work along busy roadways are no doubt aware of the possible hazards. As a result, they likely work as diligently and quickly as possible in order to minimize the risks they may face from potential dangers such as a tractor-trailer accident. Unfortunately, neither efficiency nor experience […]

Driver indicted for fatal tractor trailer accident in 2015

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Jul 11, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

A life-changing event can occur without warning and can have lasting repercussions. However, the wheels of justice can sometimes move much slower — especially in regards to investigations into serious accidents. Although the fatal tractor trailer accident happened two years ago in Pennsylvania, officials recently charged a driver for his role in the wreck. The accident took place in […]

Short haul truckers reveal a reason for a serious truck accident

On behalf of Hof & Reid LLC | Jun 27, 2017 | Blog, Truck Accidents

It is likely that Pennsylvania customers do not ponder how that new appliance arrived on the showroom floor; they are simply pleased to have a selection to choose from. However, the majority of the goods available for purchase at retail stores arrived there via truck. Recently, a news journal highlighted some of the struggles that plague port truckers which can […]

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