Any motor vehicle crash can leave the victims with serious or even life-threatening injuries. Accidents involving trucks—including semi-trucks and 18-wheelers—often tend to cause even more damage than a crash involving only passenger vehicles. Trucks are larger, heavier, and more difficult to control, especially when high rates or speed and other challenging conditions are involved. In…

Semi-trucks go by many different names—tractor-trailer, 18-wheeler, big rig, etc. Whatever the name, it is hard to miss these vehicles when out on the road. Weighing up to 80,000 pounds, semi-trucks haul goods from one end of Wyoming to the other and across the entire nation. These big rigs are some of the largest and…

Truck accidents cause devastating injuries. When a giant, heavy big rig collides with a much lighter passenger sedan, horrific injuries usually result. At Platte River Injury Law, we have negotiated many truck accident settlements, so we understand this process very well. Below, we will lay out how much our clients receive in truck accident settlements.…