Drivers in the Cary area understand the importance of driving safely. But, even the safest drivers can find themselves in serious situations. A truck accident is one situation that can often lead to a serious or catastrophic injury.
There are many trucks on the road in North Carolina. Trucks are important and necessary vehicles to deliver goods across the country. But, they can also cause accidents that lead to serious injuries or even death. There are many ways a person can be involved in a truck accident. The truck driver may fall asleep and drift into the other driver’s lane, the truck driver may fail to brake and hit the cars in front of them, or the truck driver may fail to secure their load, which can cause the load to fall off.
If a family has been affected by a truck accident, our law firm can help. We understand the trauma a family is going through with regard to emotional trauma and financial strain. Medical bills are piling up, income is not being received, and a family is stressed. We can help the family get answers as to what happened to their loved one. We can visit the accident scene, interview witnesses and review police reports to determine who is at fault. If the truck driver was negligent, we can hold them and the trucking company responsible for their negligence. Compensation may be available for medical expenses, funeral expenses, lost wages, and other damages.
A truck accident can be detrimental for a family. We work hard to make sure a trucking company is held responsible for their negligence and that our client gets back on their feet again.