Truck Accident Attorney in Hickory
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If you were injured in an accident involving a semi-truck or another large commercial vehicle, you might be wondering who will pay for the costs associated with your personal injuries. Truck accidents can be devastating, and might result in traumatic brain injuries, paralysis, internal damage, and more. Whatever your injuries, if you were seriously harmed and you believe someone else was at fault for your accident, our firm wants to hear from you.
Let Our Firm Help You
Since opening our doors in 1989, our team at Crumley Roberts has been committed to using our legal knowledge and experience to fight on behalf of those who can’t fight for themselves. We understand the pain, trauma, and financial devastation that can accompany these types of accidents, which is why we want to help you pursue maximum compensation from the party responsible. We truly care about each and every one of our clients, and if you are ready to take action, we’re ready to help.
To get started today, call (866) 691-0607 to get in touch with our Hickory truck accident attorneys.
Common Types of Truck Accidents
Due in part to their large size, commercial trucks can be more challenging to drive than your standard passenger vehicle, which is why all trucks must be properly designed, constructed, maintained, loaded, and driven. If anyone is negligent or careless in any of these things, they could be responsible for causing a serious accident.
Some of the more common types of truck accidents include:
- Head-on collisions
- Rollover accidents
- Drunk driving accidents
- Drowsy driving
- Brake failure
- Tire blowout
- Under-ride accidents
- Cargo spills
- Jackknife accidents
- Trailer-related accidents
- Accidents involving poorly secured cargo
In some cases, the cause of a truck accident may be obvious, but not always. Sometimes it can be very challenging to determine what caused your crash, which is why it is crucial to seek counsel from an experienced attorney right away. Our Hickory truck accident lawyers can assess your situation, investigate, and determine what caused your crash and who is responsible.
Who Could Be Liable For My Injuries?
Once our team has discovered what caused your crash, that should naturally indicate who is liable for your resulting injuries. If, for example, a truck crashed into your vehicle because it suffered a sudden brake failure, the vehicle manufacturer might be liable for producing faulty brakes. Likewise, if a driver falls asleep at the wheel, causing their truck to slide into your vehicle on the freeway, the truck driver and their employer, the associated trucking company, would likely be liable.
Liable parties may include:
Cargo loading companies
At Crumley Roberts, We Stand Up For You
If you were harmed in a truck accident, or if you lost someone you loved in a truck crash caused by another person’s negligence or mistake, we want to help you seek justice and compensation. We understand that no amount of money can make up for the pain you’ve suffered, but our goal is to use our legal knowledge to help you find justice and peace. Let our attorneys fight for what’s right.