Truck Accident

Trucks are heavier than cars, and although they are a small percentage of the total number of accidents on the road, the increased mass means that many accidents involving trucks cause a great deal of damage.

Des Moines and Ames commercial truck accidents are a safety and legal issue for residents and visitors alike

Truckers are a growing motorist group using Iowa’s highways, and commercial trucking accidents occur regularly in the Des Moines and Ames regions. When a truck crash happens, serious injuries and fatalities are a common result.

Common causes of commercial truck accidents in Des Moines and Ames

According to IIHS, a large percentage of trucking crashes are caused by: