Pennsylvania truck accident lawyers at the Lassen Law Firm are aware of various state and national laws that may affect your case. Commercial trucking companies are required to comply with safety regulations, so even if you were partially at fault for the accident, you may still have a claim. Our truck accident attorneys at the Lassen Law Firm will objectively analyze your claim and complete an investigation into the matter in order to ascertain the merits of the case and its potential value. If you were injured in an accident involving a commercial truck, contact a qualified truck accident attorney for a free case evaluation.
Truck accidents occur for numerous reasons. Some common reasons for these accidents include an intoxicated driver, overloaded trailer, shifts in cargo, jackknives, materials falling out of the truck and a driver who is overly fatigued. Victims' injuries from truck accidents tend to be severe and include open head injuries, fractures, spinal cord injuries, disfigurements, traumatic brain injuries, burns, concussions, whiplash and paralysis.
Treating the medical injuries that are associated with a truck accident often involve complicated medical procedures that require the payment of exorbitant medical bills. A victim can request damages for the cost of all of the medical bills that he incurred as a result of the accident. Other damages that the victim can request are loss of potential earnings, lost wages, mental anguish, expenses for rehabilitation, pain and suffering and punitive damages.
When a trucking company's representatives hear of a truck accident that involves one of their trucks, they often dispatch a team of insurance adjusters, investigators and attorneys to handle the case. By hiring the Lassen Law Firm you can level the playing field. Your attorney will assemble a team of professionals to assist with your case. We will compile important documentation, economists can estimate the damages that you have sustained and future expenses you can anticipate and engineers and manufacturers can determine if a truck part malfunctioned during the accident. Your lawyer will also determine any other parties that contributed to your accident, including governmental entities that are responsible for maintaining safe road conditions or part manufacturers if a part was defective or malfunctioned at the time of the accident.
If you or a family member was injured in a truck accident, call the Lassen Law Firm, Pennsylvania truck accident attorneys, so we can protect your legal rights and help you seek the maximum financial compensation for your claim.
When you have sustained a serious injury from a box truck, or any type of truck tractor trailer crash, you need a top truck accident lawyer.