Cary area residents understand that trucks have a major presence on our roads. Trucks are hauling items from all over the country and the state. Most of the time cars and trucks are able to safely share the road but occasionally a serious truck accident occurs.
As we discussed last week, there are thousands who are affected by truck accidents every year in North Carolina. Commercial trucks are almost 30 times larger than a car which can mean that even a minor fender bender can lead to serious injuries. There are many ways in which a truck accident can occur. A truck driver could have been driving for a long time without any breaks leading to driver fatigue. Or he could have been distracted by his GPS, phone, billboard, etc. Or a truck driver could be intoxicated. A number of different situations lead to truck accidents.
If a family has been affected by a truck accident, they may find that hiring a truck accident attorney to be a beneficial move.
Our law firm has the experience necessary to work through these complicated situations. Our attorneys know how to investigate truck accidents in order to find out what happened and who was at fault. Our attorneys consult with experts and analyze data including trucking logs and safety ratings. We can seek compensation for our client through the truck driver’s insurance as well as the trucking company’s insurance. We will fight aggressively for our client in order to hold thee truck drivers and trucking companies accountable for their negligence.
A truck accident can be a serious situation for many North Carolina families. Our law firm understands that our clients may now be facing thousands of dollars in unexpected expenses as well as lost wages. We work hard to make sure our clients are able to hold the negligent party responsible for their mistakes.