Truck Accident Lawyer in Palm Springs
Millions of Dollars Recovered for our Clients
The commercial trucking industry is governed by an extensive list of laws, many of which are focused on ensuring drivers receive special safety training and fully understand the guidelines regulating their profession. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for trucking companies or their drivers to ignore the laws in order to increase profits or meet delivery deadlines.
Disregarding the law is dangerous when one considers the size of these semi-trucks, especially compared to the size and weight of the average Californian’s personal vehicle. There is no doubt that an accident involving a semi-truck will have a devastating impact on the others involved. If you were injured in a truck accident, we may be able to assist you in pursuing compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and other related damages.
Learn more about your rights at your free case consultation. Contact us by calling (760) 537-4457 today.
The Details of the Case
It is highly likely that the trucking company in question has more experience navigating the aftermath of large auto accidents than you do. Most companies have protocol for handling accidents in order to minimize evidence and reduce the validity of your claim. Trucking companies and their insurance carriers are motivated to cover up the truth, avoid compensating you for your injuries, and cast doubt regarding their liability by any means necessary.
The most common causes of truck accidents are:
- Distracted driving
- Driving under the influence
- Failure to yield the right of way
- Obscured vision
- Improperly maintained vehicle
- Overloaded or improperly secured cargo
- Insufficiently trained or inexperienced drivers
Some of the parties that can be held liable in a truck accident may include:
- The driver
- The company who employs the driver
- The company who owns the truck
- The person or entity responsible for truck maintenance
Experienced Representation is Crucial
When you file a claim or enter into litigation with an established trucking company with access to vast resources, it is incredibly helpful to have a Palm Springs truck accident attorney to provide legal counsel, support, and assistance. At Christopher C. Vader PC, we have over two decades of experience facing larger scale defendants and we are relentless in our quest to secure compensation for his clients.
If you would like to be awarded compensation for your injuries or damaged property, schedule your free consultation with a Palm Springs truck accident attorney by calling (760) 537-4457 today.