Truck Accident Causes
Truck drivers often choose to drive longer than they should in order to make their deadlines. It is no surprise, therefore, that the leading cause of truck accidents nationwide. The considerable mass of the average semi-truck means a collision with a passenger vehicle can leave the latter seriously damaged. You need to speak with a highly-qualified Los Angeles truck accident attorney to learn what your rights are when a semi-truck injures you in an accident.
The Law Offices of Jacob Emrani has five decades of combined legal experience in advocating for the rights of the wrongfully injured, and in this time we have won considerable compensation for our clients. We know what is at stake when you are hurt and we fight in and out of court to recover fair compensation. Look to us to ensure your rights and work with your best interests in mind.
What goes into a truck accident?
Many factors can contribute to a truck accident. Our firm can work to find the underlying causes in order to hold the truck driver liable for your losses.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recognizes the following leading causes of truck accidents:
- Driver fatigue
- Overloaded trucks
- Brake failure
- Reckless driving
- Defective truck parts and equipment
- Insufficient driver training
- Insufficient truck maintenance or mechanical failure
Because truck accidents have many more moving parts than a typical passenger vehicle accident, you need to retain a skilled Los Angeles personal injury attorney who knows everything involved in holding the liable party or parties accountable.
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Multiple actors may be at fault in a truck accident other than the driver. The truck owner, loading crew, maintenance workers, and other parties can be held liable for all your related expenses such as hospital bills and lost wages from your job.
Don’t wait to begin your case—speak with the Law Offices of Jacob Emrani as soon as you can to get to work on your injury claim.
Call us at (888) 952-2952 today to discuss your case during a no-cost consultation!