Truck Accidents

How To Choose A Truck Accident Lawyer To Represent You

The injuries from truck accidents are incredibly severe. For example, if a loaded 18-wheeler rear-ends you at only 25 mph, you’re still being hit with almost 180,000 pounds of force (179,844 to be exact). For a 2000-pound Honda Civic to rear-end you with the same amount of force, it would need to be traveling at… read more

Follow These 7 Tips For Safety While Driving

As a responsible driver on the road, you know you need to be alert and cautious at all times. Unfortunately, truck drivers can sometimes cause accidents that leave you seriously injured — even if you were driving responsibly. If you’ve recently been in a truck accident, then Metier Law Firm can help. Our truck accident… read more

What to Look for in a Truck Accident Lawyer

With the strong winds and often treacherous road conditions in Wyoming, it should come as no surprise that truck accidents are frequent. In 2017, there were 32 fatal crashes and 439 injury crashes with truck drivers in Wyoming. These statistics are devastating and don’t show the influence this can truly have on the individuals’ lives.… read more

What Dangers Do Semi-Trucks Pose to Our Area?

Semi-trucks and tractor trailers pose an interesting problem for the peoples of Colorado, Nebraska and Wyoming. These large vehicles, often carrying several tons of cargo, are essential to our economies, yet on the road they can be particularly dangerous to other drivers. Add in the fact that our area is full of winding, steep roads… read more

Are Truck Accidents Frequent During the Winter?

Last week, several weather-related crashes near Denver shut down traffic. One of the accidents involved a Colorado State Patrol trooper, who was injured when a semi-truck hit his vehicle. Another case of bad weather and skidding semi-trucks happened on November 14, when a semi skidded off the left side of the road before slamming into… read more

Mother and Child Killed in Tractor-Trailer Accident

A pregnant mother from Greeley and her 9-year-old daughter were killed in a collision with a tractor-trailer late last month. A 24-year-old male passenger riding with them was airlifted to the North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley with serious injuries. The group was riding in a pickup truck on Weld County Road 31. As they… read more