Industrial trailers and wagons are used to transport goods in a variety of industries. They can be used for transportation of goods in warehouses, distribution centers, manufacturing plants, and more. These trailers and wagons come in a variety of sizes and can be customized to meet the specific needs of your business. They are also equipped with a wide range of safety features to help ensure that your goods are safe during transport.
There are many different types of accidents that can occur on industrial trailers and wagons, including:
-Tractor-trailer crashes: these are the most common type of accident on trailers and wagons, accounting for more than half of all accidents. The main cause of tractor-trailer crashes is the large weight and size difference between the tractor and trailer.
-Collision: Another common type of trailer accident is a collision. When two trailers hit each other, there can be a lot of damage done to both trailers. This can lead to injuries for the drivers and passengers, as well as damage to the trailers themselves.
-Wagon crashes: these occur when a wagon or truck moves into the path of another vehicle, typically a car or truck. Wagon crashes are less common than tractor-trailer crashes but can still be deadly if the wagon is carrying hazardous materials.
-Side-impact accidents: these happen when one vehicle collides with another from the side, often as a result of driver error. Side-impact accidents are more likely to result in injuries to the driver and passenger than tractor-trailer crashes or wagon crashes.
-Tire blowout: One of the most common trailer accidents is a tire blowout. When the tire goes flat, the air pressure inside the tire gets too high and causes it to burst. This can cause the trailer to go off the road, and it can also cause serious injuries.
-The jackknifing: One of the scariest types of trailer accidents is when a trailer jackknifes. This happens when the weight of the trailer pulls the axle out from under the truck, which can lead to serious injuries for both drivers and passengers.
If you have been injured by a trailer or wagon, you should contact an attorney. Trailers and wagons can be very dangerous and if you are injured, you may have legal rights that you need to protect. An attorney can help you understand your legal options and whether or not you have a case.