With the holiday season in full swing, residents in North Carolina are likely making some gift purchases online. The ease of purchasing an item with a click of a button in order for it to be delivered to your door is very beneficial. However, the increase in online shopping means an increase in commercial trucks transporting and delivering goods to homes across the nation. While it is commonplace to see these large vehicles traveling on the roadways, the rush of the holiday season in conjunction with inclement weather in some states can create many risks and dangers.
Being involved in a truck accident can be a very shocking and life-altering event. The aftermath of such a collision is likely to leave a victim with serious injuries and much pain and suffering. At the Law Offices of John M. McCabe, P.A., our skilled law firm has years of experience helping truck accident victims navigate legal actions. We are dedicated to serving those in the Cary area protect and assert their rights in order to recover a favorable award.
Truck drivers tend to work long hours, travel long distances and must comply with federal laws. Thus, if a truck driver is fatigued or a trucking company is not in compliance with these laws, this could prove to be negligence. Our attorneys have the resources and knowledge to collect evidence that will help prove that a truck driver or truck company is accountable. By consulting with experts, obtaining witness accounts, conducting detailed investigations and assessing medical documents, our goal is to protect the rights and interests of our clients.
To learn more, check out our law firm’s website. A major collision with such a large vehicle is likely to have devastating results and catastrophic injuries. Those harmed in a truck accident should be aware of their rights and options to file a personal injury claim in order to hold a negligent party accountable and recover compensation for losses and damages suffered.