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Texas Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Wrongful Death Case Against Oilfield Drilling Contractor

Mar 2017 13

The Texas Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that may have important consequences for oilfield workers. A drilling contractor working at a remote location refused to put a bunkhouse on its drill site so that its crews could rest on site. Instead,…

Document Destruction Leads to Significant Verdict Against Hankook Tires

Sep 2016 12

An Arkansas jury recently returned a substantial verdict in a case against tire manufacturer Hankook. A 76 year-old man suffered a fractured leg and hip in a truck crash that was caused by a loss of control that occurred when the tread on the right front…

Woman Killed and Four Others Injured in Truck Crash Near Quemado, Texas

Aug 2016 30

A woman was killed and four people were injured on August 22, 2016, when a tractor-trailer carrying a load of the propellant devices that inflate auto airbags crashed and exploded near the Quemado, Texas town on the Mexican border.

Smith Families Demand Safety Changes at Encana

Feb 2013 13

The families of Tony and Deaun Smith have written the presidents of Encana Oil and Gas (USA) Inc. and Encana Corporation, asking each of them to institute company safety changes to protect the public from future trucking tragedies such as the collision…

Schuster Obtains Largest Wrongful Death Settlement in Wyoming History

Jan 2013 07

Robert P. Schuster represented the families of Tony and Deaun Smith who were killed in a totally preventable truck collision in Fremont County, Wyoming.

Encana Truck Kills Two in Fremont County, Wyoming

Jan 2012 14

Mack Truck Collision on US 24 Kills Two

Oct 2011 06

I-80 Semi-Trailer Collision Kills California Man

Sep 2011 14

Hours of Service Rule for Trucks Takes Effect June 2012

Aug 2011 20

Traffic Safety Administration Urged to Require Speed Limiting Technology on Commercial Vehicles

Jan 2011 04