Truck accidents are amongst the most serious and feared of all accidents that happen on the roads, and unfortunately often lead to catastrophic injuries and even a wrongful death. From a legal perspective, truck accident claims can also be the most involved and difficult to handle.
Given the size of commercial trucks and the speeds at which they travel, it is understandable why wrecks involving trucks are often the most devastating of all traffic accidents. A commercial truck can weigh as much as 75,000 pounds, while an average passenger car weighs around 3,000 pounds.
If you have been involved in a truck accident, it is important that you contact an experienced truck accident lawyer right away. Truck accidents can be complicated because they can include, for example, witness testimonies, insurance companies for the driver and the owner of the truck, medical records review, accident reconstructions and a large number of both state and federal regulatory issues
While the consequences of a truck accident can be much more severe, truck accidents can occur for many of the same reasons as passenger vehicle accidents, and for other reasons, such as:
If you have been involved in a truck accident, contact an experienced truck accident attorney immediately. An experienced truck accident lawyer will be familiar with all the steps involved in making your claim. The Dodd Law Firm can answer all your questions about how to proceed should you be involved in an accident with a truck, so contact us today for your free consultation.
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