In the United States, a person is either killed or injured as a result of a truck accident on a daily basis. South Carolina, unfortunately, is not an expectation to this. In fact, over a hundred people end up dead on South Carolina's roads and highways due to a truck accident, and thousands more become seriously injured. While there seem there is little we can do to prevent these catastrophic events from occurring, there is plenty that can be done for the victims of these accidents. The vast majority of the victims of these accidents are drivers are passengers of the smaller vehicle, who's only mistake was that they were simply at the wrong place at the wrong time.
Many of these people will no doubt need extensive medical treatment and may no longer be able to return to work. In these cases, it is important they receive the proper compensation require to cover all their expenses and reflect the suffering they had to endure. Only a South Carolina truck accident attorney can be trusted to do this for a victim, not the trucking and insurance company who are only interested in the bottom line.
If you have been injured as a result of a truck accident in South Carolina, an attorney at our firm wants to help you get the justice you deserve. Contact our South Carolina Truck Accident Attorney to get a FREE CASE EVALUATION to find out about your legal rights.
2007 South Carolina Crash Statistics
- 2,522 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Non-Fatal Crashes
- 1,248 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Injury Crashes
- 1,844 Injuries resulted from Tractor Trailer Crashes
- 1,274 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Towaway Crashes
- 74 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Hazmat (HM) Placard Crashes
There are numerous reasons why a truck accident may occur. Some common reasons in South Carolina include overloading, mechanical failure, fatigue, and blind spots. However, only an attorney that specializes in truck accidents will be able to determine the exact cause of the incident. That is why it is important to seek legal counseling from an attorney as soon as possible. We will be able to create the strongest case for you in order to get you the compensation you need.
If you or a loved one have been injured as a result of a large truck or any other type of vehicle in the following South Carolina cities, get a FREE CASE EVALUATION from an attorney within your area.
Cities in south carolina
- Al Thompson Trucking Inc
- Associated Petroleum Carriers Inc
- Buel Inc
- Bulldog Hiway Express
- C&c Trucking Of Duncan Inc
- Consolidated Cargo Carriers Inc
- G & P Trucking Company Inc
- J Grady Randolph Inc
- Nilson Van & Storage
- Palmetto State Transportation Co Inc
- Ray Walker Trucking Co Inc
- Smith And Waters Inc