Truck accidents involving large commercial vehicles are distinct from typical car wrecks due to the substantial size and weight of these vehicles. Such accidents often result in more severe damage, injuries, and fatalities. At The Sloan Firm, with offices in Texas and New Mexico, we fully understand the complexities associated with big truck wrecks. Our team of knowledgeable truck accident attorneys possesses the expertise necessary to advocate for your case and ensure you receive the rightful compensation you deserve.
Our experienced truck accident lawyers have assisted numerous people throughout Texas and New Mexico. Regardless of the type of truck accident you have experienced, our truck accident attorneys are here to support you. We recognize that what matters most is not just injury, but the individual behind it.
Truck accidents can result in severe injuries and fatalities due to the size and weight of commercial trucks. Understanding the common types of big truck accidents is crucial for promoting safety on the roads.
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Wide Turn Accidents
Tire Blowout Accidents
Truck accidents often result in severe injuries with long-lasting consequences.
Common injuries include:
Traumatic Brain Injuries
Spinal Cord Injuries
Internal Organ Damage
Soft Tissue Injuries Like Whiplash
These injuries lead to significant medical expenses, ongoing rehabilitation, and a diminished quality of life. At Sloan Law Firm, our experienced attorneys collaborate with medical professionals to assess your injuries and fight for your right to compensation, covering medical costs, lost wages, pain and suffering, and other damages. Trust us to support your recovery and fight for your rights.
If you or a loved one has been involved in a truck accident, our dedicated team of truck accident attorneys is here to seek justice on your behalf. We understand the devastating impact that truck accidents can have on victims and their families, and we are committed to holding responsible parties accountable for their actions. Our experienced truck accident lawyers have a deep understanding of the complexities involved in these cases, and we will work tirelessly to ensure that your rights are protected and that you receive the compensation you deserve. With our compassionate approach and unwavering determination, we will fight for justice and strive to make a positive difference in your life during this challenging time.
When you choose our firm to handle your truck accident case, you can expect a comprehensive range of services aimed at ensuring your rights are protected and maximizing your chances of a successful outcome.
Identification of Responsible Parties
Pursuit of Maximum Compensation
Timely Disbursement of Funds
By choosing our firm, you can feel confident that we will provide you with dedicated representation and a comprehensive approach to your truck accident case. We are committed to fighting for your rights and helping you navigate the legal process with compassion and expertise.
Seeking Justice for Truck Accident Victims
At our firm, we are dedicated to advocating for the rights of truck accident victims and seeking justice on their behalf. We understand the devastating impact that a truck accident can have on your life, and we are committed to helping you navigate the legal process and obtain the compensation you deserve. Our experienced team of truck accident attorneys will work tirelessly to ensure that your voice is heard and that those responsible for your injuries are held accountable.
Holding Negligent Parties Accountable in Truck Accident Claims
We are dedicated to fighting for justice in truck accident claims. Our thorough investigation gathers evidence, establishes liability, and identifies all responsible parties. With proven legal strategies, we negotiate fair settlements and are prepared to go to trial. Our goal is to maximize compensation for our clients, seeking damages for medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more. Throughout the process, we provide dedicated client advocacy, keeping you informed and alleviating your burden. Contact us for a consultation and let us help you seek the justice you deserve in your truck accident claim.
At The Sloan Firm, we understand the importance of selecting the right legal representation for your truck accident case. With over 150 years of combined legal experience and a team of dedicated truck accident attorneys, we are committed to fighting for your rights.
Experienced and Knowledgeable
Proven Track Record
Compassionate and Supportive
Choose The Sloan Firm as your trusted legal advocates.
We will handle all upfront costs, and we won’t charge you anything for our legal services unless we obtain a truck accident settlement or verdict that benefits you.
Some of the most common causes of truck accidents include:
It may not come as a surprise that the majority of big truck/18-wheeler wrecks are not the sort of wrecks where those involved walk away sustaining little to no injury. Many big truck and 18-wheeler wrecks that occur are caused by entirely preventable causes, including:
In addition to the tractor-trailer 18-wheelers, trucking accidents can also involve garbage and dump trucks, flatbed trucks, oilfield trucks, delivery trucks, box trucks, tow trucks, and tanker trucks.
Yes, big truck accidents are often caused by the trucking company’s failure to follow the minimum safety rules regarding hiring and training a truck driver. The minimum safety rules are found in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and require that the trucking company, before putting a driver on the road in a big truck, ensure that the truck driver is qualified to drive. The trucking company has common sense responsibilities, such as
Some big truck wrecks are caused by defects on the truck itself. Many times, these defects are due to the trucking company and truck driver performing poor maintenance, or no maintenance at all. For example, big truck wrecks are commonly caused by
Improper Vehicle Maintenance
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