Large Truck Accidents | Tractor Trailer
Tractor trailer is a common term used by the public to refer to the large commercial and industrial trucks seen on the public highways and roads. These vehicles, which can weigh as much as 80,000 lbs, play an important part in our economy. They allow us to transport various commercial goods across vast distances and, over the years, their presence on the highways has grown tremendously. Presently, there are more than 8 million registered tractor trailers. Consequently, tractor trailer accidents have become a common event on the roads. Since the late 1970's, truck accidents made up approximately 12 to 13 percent of all fatal traffic-related collisions. In total, approximately 140,215 fatal and non-fatal tractor trailer accidents occur every year in the United States.
Have you or someone you know been involved in a truck accident? If so, contact one of our Tractor Trailer Accident Attorneys in your area today! Injuries that can result from a truck collision include:
- Spinal Cord Injuries
- Head Trauma
- Back Injuries
- Neurological Disorders
For the thousands of people who are involved in a collision with a tractor trailer, their lives will forever be changed. Not only will they require medical treatment for their injuries, but their livelihood may even be put into jeopardy. Some will not be able go back to their previous jobs or even be able to work at any occupation at all. When this happens, it is vital to get the aid of an attorney who has the experience of handling a tractor trailer accident case. Only an attorney with this type of experience can truly understand the pain and frustration a victim of a tractor trailer collision goes through. Our expert attorneys know how to make sure those at fault for your injuries get the justice they deserve.
Have you or someone you know been involved in a truck accident? If so, contact one of our Tractor Trailer Accident Attorneys in your area today!
In all large truck cases it is essential that measures be taken promptly to preserve evidence, investigate the accident in question, and to enable physicians or other expert witnesses to thoroughly evaluate any injuries. If you or a loved one is a victim of a large truck accident, call the Truck Accident Lawyers Group, Inc. now at (877) 736-4222 or CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT A SIMPLE CASE FORM. The initial consultation is free of charge, and if we agree to accept your case, we will work on a contingent fee basis, which means we get paid for our services only if there is a monetary award or recovery of funds. Don't delay! You may have a valid claim and be entitled to compensation for your injuries, but a lawsuit must be filed before the statute of limitations expires.