The number of collisions involving semi trucks has increased significantly in the last few years. Because of the weight and size of the trucks, the impact of collision on smaller vehicles can have serious consequences on victims.
At Frekhtman & Yusuf, our Texas semi truck accident lawyers have extensive experience in representing injured victims in a semi truck crashes. Our lawyers have handled hundreds of commercial vehicle accident, representing clients in Texas and throughout US.
It can difficult to determine who’s at fault when you’ve been involved in an accident involving a semi truck. Our expert lawyers will investigate the case and help you find out who’s at fault for your accident, and make sure they are held accountable for your loss and sufferings. Some of the parties that might be involved in a semi truck accident are-
Truck accidents may be caused by the negligence of other drivers including-
After being met with an accident, your first priority should be to get a medical treatment. In addition to the medical treatment, there are certain important steps that you should take care of- it may help you in building a strong case. If possible get the name, phone number of the driver, the truck company and the witnesses. If possible, take the pictures of the accident scene. After the accident, there is usually a lot of pressure from adjusters who try to settle down the case with minimal compensation. Do not negotiate with them. And most importantly do not sign any document. Trucking companies have lot of resources to lower down your compensation and protect themselves. That’s why you need an experienced Texas semi truck accident attorney who can fight for your rights.