Trucking Accident FAQs Should my injury claim be different because I was hit by a tractor-trailer? What causes truck crashes? And, what should I do if I was in a truck accident? I was injured in a truck accident, but the trucker is saying that I was in his blind spot. Does this mean that I can’t get compensation for my injuries? How can I avoid being involved in a trucking accident? I was in a truck accident and think I have whiplash - how can I tell if I do or not? If a sleep deprived truck driver caused my accident, are they responsible? Can bad weather be the cause of the truck accident I was in? I live out of state but was injured in a Georgia truck accident. Should I hire a local lawyer or one from my state? What are some of the signs of aggressive driving, and how do I avoid an accident with an aggressive truck driver?