If you receive injuries in any type of motor vehicle accident, you should always consult with an experienced accident lawyer to discuss a possible legal claim. While any type of car accident case may have unique circumstances and complexities, cases involving large commercial trucks may often be the most challenging type of personal injury case. However, victims of large commercial truck accidents often suffer the most devastating injuries, so they should never shy away from trying to hold negligent parties responsible for their losses. You always want to seek the assistance of a truck accident lawyer who has experience handling this type of case in Coweta County.
Truck accident cases may be more complicated than car accident cases for numerous reasons, including:
- Truck drivers and company are subject to many additional regulations set out by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) that regular drivers are not
- Commercial truck carry heavy loads of various types of cargo that may cause accidents
- Trucks require more frequent inspection and maintenance to avoid malfunctions
- Many parties may be liable for a truck accident, including the driver, the trucking company, the cargo loading company, the truck manufacturer, and more
Contact a Coweta County truck accident attorney for a free consultation
In short, cases involving accidents caused by large commercial trucks are often significantly more complicated than cases involving a collision between two passenger vehicles. Truck accident claims involve more complex points of law and may require more extensive investigation to determine and prove the negligent cause of the accident. Additionally, taking on large trucking companies may be more challenging than bringing a claim against another regular motorist. No matter how complicated your case may be, an experienced truck accident attorney at the Law Offices of Shane Smith can help you recover for your losses. Call us today at (770) 487-8999 for help.