Drivers of semi-trailers carry the responsibility to conduct themselves in a manner that ensures the safety of every motorist sharing the road with them. When they fail to do so and accidents happen, victims have the right to be fully compensated for their medical care, loss of income, property damages, and other relevant considerations.
These are complex cases that require the attention of a qualified personal injury lawyer. At our Law Firm, we have extensive experience in handling all types of trucking accidents on behalf of victims throughout Texas.
Whether you have been seriously injured in an accident or a loved one has been killed, you can rely on us to provide the results-oriented representation you need.
Effective Representation Aimed At Maximum Results
With more than 40 years of legal experience, clients choose our Law Firm because of our reputation for protecting our clients’ interests and getting the substantial money awards they need. In one recent tractor-trailer collision case, we were able to achieve a settlement of $395,000 for our injured client. Learn more about our verdicts and settlements.
Trucking accidents have a number of causes relating to both drivers and the vehicles themselves. Only a thorough investigation can get to the bottom of liability.
Truck Driver Causes Of Accidents:
Truck driver fatigue when a driver exceeds federal regulations for allowable working hours
Reckless driving and speeding
Driver drug and alcohol use
Lack of training (sometimes even a lack of a commercial drivers’ license)
Truck-Related Causes Of Accidents
Defective equipment, such as bad brakes or broken restraints that allow material to fall off the truck and onto the roadway
Improper loading of the truck, causing the material to shift and throw the truck off balance
Other Causes Of Commercial Vehicle Accidents:
Defective highway design
Road construction that creates hazardous conditions
Improper signage, which can obstruct the driver’s view
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We fully investigate your case to identify all responsible parties and seek compensation from all of them. Contact our office to discuss your case with an attorney. You can schedule a free initial consultation by calling us toll-free.