Truck Accidents

Due to the massive size and weight of tractor trailers, the injuries that truck accidents cause are often catastrophic and sometimes even fatal. People who get severely injured in truck accidents may suffer from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), paralysis or other serious types of injury. As a result, they may face years of medical care and rehabilitation. Other never fully recover, they may never work again and could require lifelong care and other costly help.

Truck accident cases can be more complex than car accidents cases since the causes of accidents and reliable parties are more involved. If you are injured in a truck accident, we recommend you consult an experienced attorney to fight for all the compensations and justice you deserve.

Complex Investigations
Truck accidents happen for many different reasons. Identifying the actual cause of the accident is an important part in truck accident lawsuits. Common causes of truck accidents include:

  • Distracted driving
  • Inexperienced truck drivers
  • Driver fatigue
  • Speeding truck drivers
  • Overloaded trucks
  • Poorly maintained trucks
  • Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
  • Poor weather conditions
  • Defective roadways
  • Negligent drivers of nearby vehicles

strong>Another reason that truck accident lawsuits are more complex is because they may involve multiple responsible parties, including the:

  • Truck driver
  • Trucking company
  • Manufacturers of the truck and its parts
  • Local government or contractors responsible for highway design or maintenance
  • Other negligent drivers
  • Poorly maintained trucks

Insurance Company Resistance

Often insurance companies are resistant to pay appropriate compensation for someone’s injury. They often dispatch teams of investigators to investigate the accident for evidence on their side, and have well-staffed legal departments and financial resources to keep fighting the claims that come upon them.

What to Do If You are in a Truck Accident

It is very important that you consult an attorney before you say anything at the scene of the accident. Anything you say can be documented and used against you in your lawsuit, so you want to be well advised beforehand.

If you or a loved one has been injured in a truck accident, Torero Law is ready to help. At Torero Law, our experienced attorneys have the knowledge and resources to fight the insurance companies and get the full compensation that you deserve.

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