Being involved in any type of traffic accident is going to be stressful. Truck accidents, however, can be much worse. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), there are more than 130 million trucks on roadways every day. The risk of getting into an accident with a truck is increased for Houston drivers. Fun fact: most trucks are registered to Texas or California.

If you are injured in an accident involving a truck, there are three steps that you should immediately.

 

1. Call the Police