Buckle up for a startling revelation – In 2022, TxDOT reported 26,164 crashes involving a truck-tractor or semi-trailer. What’s more alarming? Of these 18-wheeler accidents, over 20% resulted in injury or suspected injury, and about 4% resulted in serious injury or death.
In the event an 18-wheeler case gets to trial, you’ll need to have experts testify on your behalf.
House Bill 19 was signed on June 16th, 2021 and went into effect as Section 72.051-055 of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code the following September.
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