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  • July
    18 2019

    Fatal Truck Accidents Have Doubled on the “Death Highway” to West Texas Oil Fields

    One of the main roads used to take supplies to and from West Texas’s oil fields has been dubbed the “Death Highway.” Route 285 earned this ominous nickname due to the dramatic surge in deadly truck accidents that have occurred on its lanes in recent years. In fact, 93 people were killed in trucking wrecks […]

  • July
    15 2019

    Why Permian Basin Truck Wrecks Are on the Rise

    Within six years, the Permian Basin is expected to produce more oil than Saudi Arabia and Russia combined.1 While this boom brings a lot of wealth and benefits to the region, it’s not without some drawbacks. In fact, one of the biggest downsides to the Permian Basin oil boom has been the surge in serious […]

  • July
    08 2019

    Driving in Highway Construction Zones: The Do’s & Don’ts

    Highway construction zones pop up across the state during spring, summer, and even into fall. No matter where you live or work in Texas, the chances are that you’ll drive through a roadway work zone at some point during the warmer seasons. And whenever you do, here’s what you need to know to safely navigate […]

  • July
    01 2019

    Oil & Gas Trucking in Texas: The Dangers of Oil & Gas Truck Accidents & Who’s Liable

    The oil and gas industry is one of the most dangerous industries to work in.1 Of all the risks oilfield and gas workers face, the single biggest threat to their lives is truck accidents. To help the victims oil and gas truck accidents, below, we have answered some commonly asked questions about these wrecks. While […]

  • April
    24 2019

    Truck Loading Dock Injuries: What You MUST Know Whenever You’re in or Around a Loading Bay

    Loading docks are busy hubs where trucks, products, and heavy equipment are regularly on the move. In fact, loading docks (also known as loading bays) are considered to be one of the most dangerous areas in warehouses, distribution centers, and truck terminals. Whether you’re a trucker, a dockhand, a forklift driver, or anyone else who […]