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Truck Accidents

If you’ve been hurt in a truck accident, you need to speak with an Alabama 18 Wheeler Accident Attorney.

After a truck accident, life can become stressful. Between medical bills & expenses, injuries, lost wages. physical & emotional pain, and damage to your vehicle.

Our Attorneys Understand Your 18 Wheeler Accident.

18 wheeler accidents may be considered the most disastrous form of auto collisions. Despite all precautions for safety, tractor-trailer accidents will continue to occur as long as vehicles are on the road.

Laws regarding how a large truck accident must be reported vary state by state. In fact, there are numerous federal regulations which govern interstate trucking.

Protect yourself by driving safely. Be sure to be aware of local and state laws as a CDL/delivery truck driver. If the 18 wheeler was business owned, the business should have an insurance policy to protect the driver and the vehicle. Our attorneys are well-versed in 18 wheeler truck crashes and advocate for special results other than the minimal payouts required by mandated law. We know what to look for in these situations.

Get the accident compensation you deserve by filing a claim with a professional of the law who knows how to communicate the legal terms for you.

 

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Causes of Truck Accidents

There are many reasons that can lead to a truck accident:

  • Distracted Driving
  • Truck Driver Fatigue
  • Lane Shifting
  • Speeding, Load Shift, Cargo Overload
  • Dangerous or Defective Road Conditions
  • Collision in Truckers Lane
  • Improper Truck Maintenance, Vehicle Systems Failure
  • Mechanical Failure
  • Driver Inexperience

After your consultation, your truck accident lawyer will begin working on your behalf. It is likely you will be asked to appear for a deposition. This is a time where all parties involved have an opportunity to question everyone. It is likely your accident lawyer will question you, the negligent party’s attorney(s) and even the insurance company. Take notes about your accident and save them for this occasion.

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