Drivers of all vehicle types know just how dangerous big trucks can be. We share the road with commercial vehicles all the time. Even if you’ve never had the misfortune of being involved in a crash with one, it doesn’t take much effort to imagine how catastrophic it could be.
Anytime a big rig merges into your lane without realizing you’re there, you get a sense of what would happen if the truck collided with your vehicle. We’ve all seen what happens when a massive truck hits a smaller vehicle; it’s almost always bad news for the driver of the smaller vehicle.