Tractor trailers, 18 wheelers, big rigs, and other large box trucks have one thing in common--they have lots of wheels. And these wheels are very important. Even though there are many wheels on the cabin and the trailer, the failure of one wheel could set off a disastrous chain of events causing a tractor trailer accident. In fact, a tire blowout is commonly the cause of many tractor trailer accidents, including some of the more recent ones in the news. Learn more about how a tire blowout could cause a tractor trailer accident from our Albuquerque, New Mexico lawyers.