Getting into an accident with a large truck can be devastating. These vehicles are much bigger and heavier than regular passenger cars, and the injuries are often severe. You need to know where to turn if you or a loved one have been involved in a truck crash. The Nacogdoches truck accident attorney at Mike Love & Associates, LLC is ready to get to work on securing the compensation you deserve.
Our founding partner, Mike Love, used to own a trucking company. This put us in the unique position of understanding the potential negligent practices that some trucking companies are guilty of. At Mike Love & Associates, LLC, you can count on us to be ready for this case.
Truck accidents will become complex very quickly. There are often multiple parties involved, including the insurance companies and the truck company’s legal team. Your personal injury attorney will be an advocate for you, ensuring you are treated fairly. They will:
There has been a steady upward trend in both fatalities and injuries resulting from large commercial truck crashes over the last few years. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration tells us that approximately 148,000 people were injured in truck crashes during the latest reporting year.
Vehicle failure is a major contributor to these crashes. Truck companies must regularly inspect and maintain these large vehicles. If any part of the vehicle fails while moving at high speeds, the driver is likely to lose control and crash.
Truck drivers must be properly licensed and should follow all regulations, including adhering to all sleep/rest breaks. Truck drivers should never operate while distracted or impaired behind the wheel.
Negligent drivers and companies should be held accountable for any damages and injuries they cause.
If you or a loved one have been injured in a large truck crash that was caused by someone else’s negligence, seek legal assistance today. At Mike Love & Associates, LLC, we are ready to help you through this tough time. We have the experience in dealing with truck companies and insurers that you need. Let us investigate what happened so we can secure: