Ohio is experiencing an unprecedented boom in oil and natural gas production.
While we welcome these economic fortunes, we must also prepare for the
new challenges it creates. Oil and gas produced through hydraulic fracturing
requires massive amounts of water, which is typically supplied by trucks.
At some well sites, 18-wheel trucks make hundreds of trips to bring in
the fluid. These loads can exceed 100,000 pounds which can make a potential
car accidents and truck accidents more dangerous for all parties involved.
Truck traffic is expected to increase by 400% in Ohio, which is certain
to result in unfortunate injury accidents.
Read more about deadly crashes on the rise from increase in truck traffic
in this small town.
If you have been injured in a
, contact our personal injury lawyers in Columbus for assistance.