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10/16/2018
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Catastrophic Injuries Caused by Negligent Truckers

A crash with a semi-truck can cause catastrophic injuries to occupants of smaller vehicles. When you are the victim, you may be entitled to compensation.

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9/18/2018
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Vital Steps to Take After a Seattle Truck Accident

What should you do if a truck driver causes your accident? Here, we explain steps you should take after your crash to strengthen your claim to compensation.

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7/25/2018
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Liable Parties in Washington State Truck Accidents

Multiple parties could be responsible for compensating you following your truck accident. Here, learn about common parties found liable in truck wreck cases.

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6/13/2018
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Proving Hours of Service Violations Caused Your Truck Crash

If the trucker who hit you was tired, he may have violated federal hours of service regulations. Here, learn the documents that you will need to prove this.

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5/29/2018
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Pedestrian Accidents Caused by Commercial Trucks

Truckers who hit pedestrians can cause serious injuries or death. Here, learn the main causes of these accidents and your right to compensation as a pedestrian.

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5/25/2018
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Defective Tires and Blowouts Cause Serious Truck Accidents

Was your crash caused by a truck tire blowout or other problem? Learn how truck tires cause crashes and who may be liable for compensating you for your injuries.

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7/5/2016
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Why a Defendant May Want a Truck Crash Claim to go to Trial

Before pursuing a truck accident claim, click here to learn more about how insurance companies work to deny claims and force your claim into litigation.

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2/9/2016
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New Federal Seatbelt Law and How It Will Affect Bus Safety

Currently, large buses are not equipped with protective seat belts. But click here to see how this will all change with NHTSA’s new 2016 bus safety law.

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8/17/2015
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Electronic Stability Control Required in Large Trucks

NHTSA announced that large trucks must have electronic stability controls installed. Find out what this means for you.

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2/15/2015
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Staying Safe While Riding the Bus

Buses may offer more protection than the average vehicle, but that doesn’t mean you can’t suffer injuries if in an accident. Here’s how you can stay safe.

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10/24/2014
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Driving Safely Around Trucks

Trucks are commonly found on Washington roads. Do you know how to share the road safely with them? Here, we offer a few tips.

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7/6/2014
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Why Speeding Causes Seattle Truck Accidents

No one should speed, particularly truck drivers. However, many truckers often exceed speed limits and cause Seattle truck accidents as a result. Here’s why.

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2/18/2014
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What the U.S. DOT Did to Protect Bus Travelers in 2013

What did the U.S. Department of Transportation do to protect bus travelers in Washington State and around the country last year? Find out here.

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2/6/2014
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Tacoma Truck Accidents a Concern on Local Roads

Are you at risk of being hurt in a Tacoma truck accident on local roads? Will you know what to do next if you’re hurt? Find out the answers in this post.

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6/18/2013
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Truck Accidents Can Cause Lasting Damage to Infrastructure

The recent Washington bridge collapse is a reminder that tractor-trailer accidents can permanently damage even very large roadway structures.

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6/15/2012
Andrew Kim
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Sales Tax in Pierce County to Appear on November Ballot | Tacoma Bus Accident Attorney

In November, Pierce County voters will have the chance to vote on a sales tax increase to avoid further cuts to Pierce Transit or restore some of their services

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3/16/2012
Andrew Kim
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Metro Bus Kills Woman | Bellevue Wrongful Death Attorney

Shortly after exiting a Metro bus in Bellevue, a 48 year old women was struck by the bus, killing her at the corner of Northup Way and NE 10th Street.

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10/27/2011
Amanda Beachler
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SR-599 Blocked in Tukwila | Tukwila Accident Lawyer

An overturned semi-truck blocked all lanes late Wednesday morning on northbound SR-599. One person was injured as the cause of the accident is still unknown.

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8/4/2011
Kasia Kim
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Semi-Truck Crash in Bothell| Bothell Accident Lawyer

A 30 year-old man is in King County Jail under suspicion of DUI after the semi-truck he was driving crashed in Bothell, causing 3 subsequent car accidents.

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6/26/2011
Kasia Kim
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Possible $20 fee to add to Car Tabs in Seattle? | Bellevue Washington Auto Accident Attorney

Car owners could see a $20 fee on their car tabs over the next 2 years. A $60 million deficit is plaguing Metro Transit and they may need to make major cuts.

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5/31/2011
Kasia Kim
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Bus Crash Near Cle Elum Kills 2, Injures 21 | Washington Car Accident Attorney

A bus accident near Cle Elum kills 2 and injures 21 on Saturday. The bus changed lanes, striking a vehicle then crashing into a disabled truck on the shoulder.

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12/22/2010
Kasia Kim
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Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into Fallen Rock In Wallula, Washington

Two different big rigs were involved in a Highway 730 accident in Washington State this week after a large rock fell onto the roadway. The first tractor-trailer struck a guardrail while trying to avoid the rock, while the second truck struck the broken axle of the first truck.

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6/13/2010
Kasia Kim
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Seven Injured In Seattle Bus And Truck Collision

Seven people went to the hospital in Seattle this month when a big rig truck ran into the broad side of a Seattle public transit bus. No one was seriously injured in the Washington State bus accident.

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12/17/2009
Kasia Kim
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Washington Woman Killed By Kitsap Transit Bus

A woman in Poulsbo, Washington was struck and killed by a public transportation bus in Kitsap County on December 2. The Washington State bus accident is still under investigation although the woman remains unidentified.

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6/16/2009
Kasia Kim
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A small bus was involved in a single-vehicle crash on Blewett Pass in the Cascade Range on Highway 97 Sunday afternoon, The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports.  All 12 teenage passengers were taken to Kittitas Valley Community Hospital in Ellensburg but only five or six were treated for minor injuries.  The van was taking Northwest Youth Corps member from Eugene, Oregon to the Twisp area of north-central Washington to do trail maintenance.   According to Trooper Dave Phelps of The Washington State Patrol, the cause of the accident was under investigation.  The stretch of U.S. 97 between Interstate 90 and Highway 2 tends to be quite windy and often drivers take it too fast.

The Andrew Kim Law Firm represents injured passengers in bus accidents, and other motor vehicle crashes.  If you would like to speak with an injury attorney, call us now at 1-800-636-3676 for a free consultation.



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