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Large commercial trucks provide a service by transporting goods to different destinations for consumers to purchase. While this service is needed and the cargo on board a semi truck can be valuable, it is nowhere near as valuable as the cargo in a passenger vehicle: human life.
The cargo in a passenger car can consist of multiple people. When a driver of a passenger vehicle gets behind the wheel of a car transporting their family members, friends and loved ones, this cargo is more precious than any good a semi truck is carrying.
For this reason, drivers of smaller vehicles should be extremely careful sharing the road with a tractor-trailer. Commercial trucks are massive in size, weighing in around 80,000 pounds. When a Georgia truck accident occurs, it is the people in the smaller cars who generally suffer and even die.
Sometimes truck drivers are simply negligent on the road; however, there are times that a trucker may not see you due to his blind spots. This is why it is important to know how to share the road with a large truck so that you can protect your cargo. Tips include: