Dallas, TX, 5/25/05 — 18-wheeler burst into flames and on an I-20 bridge over Interstate 45. It is believed the driver may have fallen asleep at the wheel. See story.
We frequently see cases of tired truck drivers who have driven through the night colliding with passenger cars in Atlanta’s morning rush hour. Prompt investigation of drivers’ logs for Hours of Service violations is essential in these cases.

The Shigley Law Firm represents plaintiffs in wrongful death and catastrophic injury cases statewide in Georgia, and in other states subject to the multijurisdictional practice and pro hac vice rules in each state. Ken Shigley was designated as a “SuperLawyer” in Atlanta Magazine and one of the “Legal Elite” in Georgia Trend Magazine. He is a Certified Civil Trial Advocate of the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Chair of the Southeastern Motor Carrier Liability Institute and former chair of the Georgia Insurance Law Institute. He particularly focuses on cases arising from truck wrecks and accidents (tractor trailers truck wrecks, semi truck wrecks,18 wheeler truck wrecks, big rig truck wrecks, log truck wrecks, dump truck wrecks).