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Truck Accident Lawsuit

The driver of a big truck, "big rig," or semi-trailer truck is required to display a reasonable amount of care when taking the roadways. In most cases, drivers do that. But the fact that there are more than 500,000 truck accidents every year in this country attests to the fact that sometimes that effort fails. There can be many reasons for a truck accident, including driver error, hazardous conditions, and faulty equipment. If any of those conditions exist on the part of a truck driver, an accident victim may have grounds to file a truck accident lawsuit. One of the most common causes of truck accidents is truck driver fatigue, responsible for 30% of all truck accidents. But that can be difficult to prove if you don't know where to look. Truck accident attorneys are experienced in these areas. They can find the evidence if it exists and help you ascertain if it is sufficient for you to file a truck accident lawsuit.

Fast Facts

  • While substance abuse is a common cause of auto accidents, it is only accounts for 1% of all fatal truck crashes.
  • Many more multi-vehicle crashes are caused by large trucks than by passenger vehicles.
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  • Truck Accident Litigation

    If you have been injured due to the negligence of a truck driver and/or trucking company, you are entitled......
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  • Steps to Take After a Truck Accident

    Trucking accidents are responsible for thousands of injuries and fatalities across the United States each year...
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    After a truck accident, the injured party is going to take measures to ensure all medical expenses and propert...
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  • How to File a Lawsuit against a Trucking Company

    Being involved in a truck accident can lead to serious medical problems, as well as the loss of income, so it ...
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  • Filing a Truck Accident Claim

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The content of this website is provided for informational purposes only, and does not constitute legal advice. If you need help with a Truck Accident claim, consult an experienced trucking accident attorney from the law offices of Gordon Elias & Seely, L.L.P. by calling TOLL FREE: 800 - 773 - 6770 OR by filling out the Free Case Evaluation Form on this page.
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