An accident with a commercial semi-tractor trailer or other large truck often results in catastrophic injuries and even death for victims in a smaller passenger vehicle.
Truckers and trucking companies are required to comply with federal and state trucking regulations. These rules are designed to ensure that truckers take care of their trucks and to ensure the safety of other motorists.
There are a number of different causes to a truck accident that can lead to injury or wrongful death:
Log book violations
Our office has been helping victims of truck accidents and their families recover maximum compensation for injuries and wrongful death claims for more than 28 years. We have substantial knowledge of federal and state trucking regulations. We understand that all too often, truckers cut corners, putting innocent motorists at risk. We know the safety and maintenance regulations required by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Act (FMCSA) simply cannot be overlooked. We also work with independent experts to a build a strong, clear case for damages.
Truck accident cases are complex and the large freight companies have experienced lawyers on their side. From the beginning, we will be straightforward with you and keep you fully advised about your options. We will provide you with an honest and realistic assessment of your case. We will work hard to help you get your life back on track.