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ATAA Members Featured On TV, Training In Semis

BILLINGS, MT ( — Several of the nation’s leading truck accident attorneys were featured on television as they took part in annual truck driver training in the Legacy Trucking Course For Legal Professionals in Billings, MT. The market’s NBC affiliate spent the day with members of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys as they learned what truck drivers deal with

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Oregon State Police Investigate Fatal Tractor Trailer Crash

BAKER COUNTY, OR ( (Source: Oregon State Police) — Sunday, August 12, at approximately 8p, Oregon State Police Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle crash on I-84 one mile from Baker City near mile post 307. Investigation revealed that a 2016 Ford Van, operated by Stavr Plasari (36) from Glen Ellyn, IL. was westbound on I-84

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Truck Driver Rescues Drunk Driver In Construction Zone

PENDLETON, IN ( (Source: Indiana State Police) — Monday evening, a Pendleton woman who tested four times the legal limit of .08% B.A.C. crashed into a sand filled dump truck in a construction zone on I-69.  Just after 10:30 p.m. last evening Indiana State Police Sergeant Scott Jarvis was sitting in the passing lane of I-69 at the 217 mile

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California Man Dies In Crash Involving Tractor Trailer

MALHEUR COUNTY, OR ( (Source: Oregon State Police) — On Saturday, August 11, 2018 at approximately 2:45 PM Oregon State Troopers and emergency personnel responded to the report of a two vehicle head on collision on Hwy 95 near milepost 97. Investigation reveals that a white 2005 Ford Focus, operated by Jaila Aguilera-Pinder (19) from Las Vegas, NV. was northbound on

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Academy Of Truck Accident Attorneys Announce Board Certification By ABA

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TOLEDO, OH ( — The Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys is proud to announce that the American Bar Association on Tuesday approved board certification for attorneys handling truck crash cases. It is the first and only ABA accredited board certification in Truck Accident Law in the country. The Truck Accident Law Board Certification—three years in the making, and in partnership with

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Tractor Trailer Inspection Yields 260 Pounds Of Marijuana

PUTNAM COUNTY, IN ( (Source: Indiana State Police) — Wednesday morning at 7:32, a tractor-trailer traveling eastbound on Interstate 70 was stopped for a routine commercial vehicle inspection near the 41 mile marker.  During the inspection process the Trooper noticed several criminal indicators. A search of the trailer yielded 260 pounds of hydroponic marijuana concealed within the legitimate load of fresh

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