Large trucks share the open roads with other motor vehicles and they are often involved in accidents caused by such things as poor visibility, bad driving conditions, driver distraction, bad brakes, or an incorrectly distributed load. Most trucks are long and have a high center of gravity. This combined with the massive size and weight of most commercial trucks can often have devastating effects when involved in a serious collision.
The three main types of accidents involving a tractor-trailer accident are a head-on collision, rear-end collision, or a jackknife, and can be caused by any of the following:
Though driver negligence is often the main cause of serious trucking accidents, there are other factors that may contribute to an accident as well. If we determine that third-party product manufacturers have played a role in your accident, we can push for your maximum compensation by taking legal action against all liable entities.
Though you may be looking for a quick settlement just so that the issue can go away as fast as possible, we encourage you to consider speaking with a lawyer prior to accepting any offers from an insurance company. Typically, trucking companies carry higher accident insurance than is required for other vehicles. Despite this, an insurance company may try to settle quickly and will downplay your injuries.
Depending on the severity of the injuries, there may be grounds to pursue compensation for:
Our firm has helped secure millions in settlements and verdicts for our clients. Because we understand the common strategies that insurance companies often try to employ, we are able to demand maximum compensation for our clients.
At Breeden Malpractice and Injury Law, we have been helping victims throughout Nevada. We use our knowledge, experience, and manpower all to the benefit of our clients.
We are not afraid to go up against major insurance companies, product manufacturers, or trucking corporations. Whatever caused the extent of your injuries and your accident, you can rest assured that our legal team is working zealously to pursue your full damages.
Put a proven record of substantial results in your corner today! Contact Breeden Malpractice and Injury Law to schedule your complimentary case evaluation.
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