Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Feb 08, 2017 in Truck Accidents
One person was killed and another was injured in a four-vehicle collision involving three tractor trailers on Highway 401 around 4 p.m. on Tuesday.
According to an Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigation, a white Volvo tractor trailer traveling… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Jan 12, 2017 in Truck Accidents
A Windsor woman suffered several injuries after her car was struck by a tractor-trailer tire that separated from a truck traveling in the opposite direction on Highway 401.
The woman was driving westbound on Highway 401 when an eastbound truck lost a… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Jan 10, 2017 in Truck Accidents
Three people were transported to the hospital early Monday evening after a three-vehicle collision on Highway 401 in Lakeshore just east of Windsor.
Emergency crews responded to the accident located in the westbound lanes of the highway east of the Rochester… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Sep 14, 2016 in Truck Accidents
A head-on collision on Tuesday involving an SUV and a transport truck carrying a ‘volatile load’ temporarily shut down part of Highway 3 for several hours between Cameron Side Road and Marsh Road near Cottam.
According to police, the tractor trailer… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Jun 30, 2016 in Truck Accidents
On Tuesday, Ontario Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca unveiled new mandatory entry-level training requirements for those seeking to become truck drivers in the province.
The new standards will require aspiring truckers to spend more than 100 hours… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Jun 17, 2016 in Truck Accidents
In response to the high number of transport trucks that have been involved in accidents over the last several years, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a one-day safety blitz, named Operation Corridor, on Thursday, June 16.
The enforcement and… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on May 02, 2016 in Truck Accidents
A female truck driver suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday, April 30, when the truck she was driving veered into oncoming traffic before rolling onto its side.
Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the scene around 3 p.m. It was determined… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Feb 16, 2016 in Truck Accidents
The federal government has announced plans to implement new safety regulations to curb fatigued driving among truck and bus drivers. The effort would bring Canadian regulations in line with the U.S.
Under the new regulations, drivers would be required… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Feb 08, 2016 in Truck Accidents
Sharing the road with large trucks can be intimidating, and for good reason. Semi-trucks are significantly larger in size and weight compared to smaller passenger vehicles. If an accident were to occur, those in a passenger vehicle are much more likely… Read More
Posted on behalf of Greg Monforton & Partners Injury Lawyers on Oct 22, 2015 in Truck Accidents
Commercial truck accidents can cause devastating consequences for motorists like fatalities and serious injuries. Since commercial trucks weigh thousands of pounds more than the typical passenger vehicle, the possibility of motorist and vehicle damage… Read More