Though a trucking accident may not be a frequent occurrence in the state of West Virginia as it is in other states, large commercial trucks still pose a serious danger to the public. These vehicles, which can weigh as much as 36 tons, inflict massive pain and damage to many people in West Virginia as well as others throughout the nation. In many cases, these incidents could have been easily avoided if those in the trucking industry acted responsibly. Not every attorney has the legal knowledge and experience needed to prosecute a truck accident case. Our attorneys not only have the legal knowledge, but they know how to investigate these type of cases, expose federal and state violations, and how to uncover evidence from driving logs and other records.
If you have been injured as a result of a truck accident in West Virginia, an attorney at our firm want to help you get the justice you deserve. Contact our West Virginia Truck Accident Attorney to get a FREE CASE EVALUATION to find out about your legal rights.
2007 West Virginia Accident Statistics
- 954 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Non-Fatal Crashes
- 318 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Injury Crashes
- 486 Injuries resulted from Tractor Trailer Crashes
- 636 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Towaway Crashes
- 36 Tractor Trailers were Involved in Hazmat (HM) Placard Crashes
There are numerous reasons why a truck accident may occur. Some common reasons in West Virginia 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 our attorneys 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 truck or any other type of vehicle in the following West Virginia cities, get a FREE CASE EVALUATION from attorneys within your area.