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Fierce Representation for Truck Crash Victims
Large trucks form the backbone of our commercial transportation system and are an essential part of our economy, but they can create a hazard to drivers and passengers in smaller vehicles and others on the road.
Trucks have the potential to do substantial damage to passenger vehicles because of the tremendous difference in weight. In 2011, 3757 people died as a result of large truck accidents and another 88,000 were injured.
If you are injured in a truck accident, you should always make certain that the lawyer who represents you is familiar with both state and federal trucking laws.
Federal and state regulations dictate such things as:
The personal injury attorneys at Caldwell Wenzel and Asthana have extensive truck accident experience, understand the complex laws that govern the trucking industry, and are proficient at identifying violations that point to driver or owner liability when an accident causes injuries to others.
Many commercial truck accidents are caused by driver or trucking company negligence. These are just a few of the many causes of truck accidents that might be attributable to negligence, giving victims the right to bring a legal action to recover damages:
If you or a family member has been seriously injured in an accident with a large commercial truck, it is important to retain an experienced truck accident attorney as soon after the accident as possible — before you engage in any conversation with the adjuster for the truck’s insurance company. Get medical attention immediately, and then contact an experienced truck accident attorney.
Our Award-Winning Alabama Accident Lawyers have recovered millions on behalf of our clients. At Caldwell, Wenzel & Asthana, we understand what you’re going through after a crash. If your injuries were caused by someone else’s actions, our dedicated legal team is ready to help you get the compensation you deserve.