Truck Accidents Caused By Driver Negligence
The physics is simple. When a large and heavy tractor-trailer strikes a car, motorcycle or bicycle, catastrophic injuries and fatalities often result for operators of the smaller vehicles. Few events are as life-changing and traumatic for accident victims. Victims need immediate and serious legal representation.
If you or a family member has been victimized by a reckless, fatigued or impaired truck driver, our firm is here to help maximize the compensation you deserve for current and future medical expenses, lost income and earning capacity, and pain and suffering, both physical and emotional.
Suffering From Serious Injuries Due To Truck Accidents And Driver Negligence?
When dealing with large trucking companies and their insurance carriers, you need legal representation to overcome the obstacles and even the odds you face. The South Texas injury attorneys at the Law Offices of Fidel Rodriguez, Jr., provide unwavering dedication and diligence in truck accident claims.
Truck driver error can take many forms and include:
- Driving while ability impaired by alcohol or drugs
- Driver fatigue
- Speeding or driving too fast for conditions
- Tailgating/failing to judge stopping distance
- Distracted driving, including cellphone use
- Unsafe lane changes
- Running a stoplight or stop sign
- Pulling into traffic or backing up
- Improper turns
- Improperly loaded cargo
- Improper truck maintenance
Our lawyers attend to every detail in gathering DOT driver logs, DOT maintenance records, employment files and other evidence to build a strong claim. Our legal team is composed of trial attorneys who do not shy away from the courtroom. Our team of experts is always ready to investigate and document accident sites.