Many serious accidents that occur on the highway involve automobiles and commercial trucks. If you or a family or friend has suffered serious injury or death in a trucking accident, you may be eligible to file a claim to seek monetary compensation for pain and suffering, mental anguish, medical bills and lost wages.
FACTORS THAT MAY CONTRIBUTE TO TRUCKING ACCIDENTS
- Driver Carelessness
- Driver Recklessness
- Driver Fatigue
- Decreased Visibility
- Mechanical Problems
In the event that you are involved in an accident with a commercial truck, you should make sure to do the following to ensure your legal rights are protected.
- Contact the police
- Obtain the other driver’s insurance information, if possible
- Take photographs of the scene of the accident, if possible
- Collect any witness information, if possible
- Do not admit fault
- Do not sign anything
- Do not speak to the at fault driver
- Contact a lawyer as soon as possible
If you have been involved in a trucking accident, we will work hard to make sure you are compensated for:
- Past Medical Bills
- Future Medical Bills
- Pain and Suffering
- Mental Anguish
- Loss of Wages
Trucking accident results in serious and permanent injuries as well as extensive property damage. If you have been injured in a trucking accident and would like to consult an attorney about your legal rights and options, contact the Law Offices of Randy C. Botwinick today. You will speak with an experience trucking accident attorney, free of charge.