Commercial truck accidents have devastating effects on victims and their families. The injuries they cause can leave victims with lifelong injuries and unable to enjoy activities they once loved. If a commercial truck injured you or your loved one, Ramsey Law Group has the experience to help you.
As a truck accident victim, you have a right to financial compensation for your injuries. If you lost a loved one, you can hold the negligent party responsible for your loss. Money is available to pay your medical bills or other-accident related expenses.
Ramsey Law Group works with truck accident victims to recover damages against negligent truck drivers and trucking companies. We will meet with you to review your claim and discuss your legal options at no cost. Our Missouri City truck accident attorneys are:
Proven successful in truck accident litigation;
Caring and compassionate towards victims of truck accident injuries; and
Recipients of local and national recognition for legal excellence.
Call Ramsey Law Group today to learn more about how we can help you. We are proud to be a client-focused law firm and look forward to speaking with you.
How a Missouri City Truck Accident Attorney Can Help
Truck accidents are more complicated than other vehicle accidents. There may be multiple liable parties, each trying to shift blame onto the other. Truck accidents require extensive research and investigation, a sharp legal team, and qualified experts to win.
Ramsey Law Group has the resources, knowledge, and skills to fight large trucking companies and their insurance carriers. We will pursue your claim aggressively every step of the way, while keeping you advised of your case progress and answering your legal questions.
Additionally, Ramsey Law Group will:
Handle all insurance company and accident-related creditor correspondence;
Hire any needed experts;
Document your medical and financial losses;
Assess the value of your claim;
File a lawsuit on your behalf;
Negotiate a fair and just settlement on your behalf; or
Proceed with litigation and a trial if needed.
Ramsey Law Group wants you to live your best life possible. We operate on a contingency fee basis. This means we only get paid after we win your claim.
What is a Large Truck?
The potential for a fatality accident increases exponentially when a large truck collides with a passenger vehicle. Large truck collisions killed more than 4,000 people in 2017, due to the size and weight difference between a large truck and a passenger car.
A passenger car typically weighs about 4,000 pounds. In comparison, a large truck is any truck with a gross vehicle weight of more than 10,000 pounds. Large trucks can include any of the following:
Construction vehicles; and
Causes of Truck Accidents
The trucking industry is a highly regulated industry in the United States. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration establishes trucking company and truck driver safety guidelines. When drivers and trucking companies bypass mandated safety measures, accidents happen as a result of:
Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol;
Improperly loaded cargo;
Faulty vehicle systems or part;
Inadequate driver training; and
Who is Liable After a Truck Accident?
There are several parties, beyond the truck driver or trucking company, who may be liable for a commercial truck accident. These include:
The truck manufacturer;
A truck parts manufacturer;
The owner of the trailer; and
The owner of the truck.
Liability is difficult to discover in a truck accident. Ramsey Law Group’s experienced Missouri City truck accident lawyers can analyze your accident records to determine if one or more parties are liable for your injuries.
Contact Ramsey Law Group Today
To learn more about your truck accident claim and how we can help, call Ramsey Law Group today. Our attorneys at Ramsey Law Group provide professional legal representation in Texas and throughout the United States. We are here to help you recover the compensation you need and deserve. Contact us online or call us at (713) 489-7577 for a free consultation.