According to authorities, two people were killed after their car turned through an intersection and was struck on the driver’s side by a semi-truck at a Tampa Bay intersection sending both vehicles into the center meridian. The truck driver was not injured and no charges have been filed.
Unfortunately, accidents similar to this one occur more often than we would like on our Tampa Bay roadways and highways. Determining who is responsible and negligent for a truck accident is not always easy. The assistance of an experienced Tampa Bay personal injury attorney who deals with truck accident cases regularly and understands the strict state and federal regulations governing the operation of trucks is required. At fault parties may be not only be the truck driver, but the truck driver’s employer, the manufacturer of the truck, or local government in charge of road maintenance and repairs.
If you have been injured in a truck accident, by contacting a Tampa Bay truck accident lawyer, you have peace of mind knowing that a trained professional is looking out for your interests. The attorney can assist you with recovering monetary damages for your physical and emotional pain, suffering, medical expenses, loss of wages, future income and other costs and expenses. Typically personal injury claims involving a truck are initiated by filing a claim against the owner of the truck and their insurance carrier. Expert witnesses may be needed to testify at trial. Negotiations may result in settlement, or the case may go to trial. While no one can predict the outcome of your case, having an experienced Tampa Bay personal injury attorney guiding you through the claims and negotiation process assures that your case will be handled with the utmost care and attention and increases the odds of a favorable settlement.
At Brooks Law Group, our attorneys routinely handle personal injury lawsuits against trucking companies establishing liability and assisting clients recover compensation for their losses. Our attorneys will investigate the accident report, talk to witnesses and collect evidence to argue a strong case on your behalf. We have earned a reputation for providing a high level of service to our clients and we will be there from the beginning of your case until the end.
To find out more about our services and what compensation you may be entitled to for your injuries and pain and suffering, please give us a call today to set up an appointment for a free consultation and assessment of your case. You can reach us at 888-We-Mean-It (888-936-326).