Serving Clients Injured In Collisions With Semi Truck & Commercial Vehicles
A Tractor Trailer Accident Law Firm With a Powerful Reputation
Out of the millions of tractor-trailers on the road each day, these large trucks are responsible for an alarming number of accidents. Because of their size, weight and the fact that a tractor-trailer is difficult to stop safely in an emergency situation, accidents with one of these big rigs can result in serious truck accident injuries and deaths.
With over 15 years of experience, the truck accident lawyers at Wilshire Law Firm have collected over $1 billion in settlements for our injured clients and their families. We take on the big companies and insurers that represent truckers so that victims with an injury from a tractor-trailer accident can be empowered to become “whole” again in the eyes of the law.
Call 800-522-7274 to get your case started.
What Is a Tractor Trailer?
A tractor-trailer is a combination of the tractor – which contains the cab, hosts where the driver sits and pulls the load. The trailer (or several trailers) houses the cargo and gets pulled by the tractor.
How Does a Tractor Trailer Accident Lawyer Prove Negligence?
When you have a vehicle that weighs up to 80,000 pounds and the driver is trying to keep on a schedule and can drive for up to an exhausting 77 hours per week, accidents happen and you can become a victim of a negligent driver. If you have been involved in an accident with a tractor-trailer, it can be a life-changing experience, resulting in high medical bills, lost wages from work and other expenses related to your truck accident injuries.
Negligence continues to be the most common reason our tractor-trailer accident lawyers initiate a lawsuit again the big truck companies and their insurers when you have an injury from a truck accident.
Collecting Compensation for Your Injuries
All truck drivers are required to carry insurance but it’s important to know that the insurance carried is per incident, not per person. Insurance companies have a motive of saving money and may offer an injured victim much less than will pay medical bills and all the other expenses associated with a collision and truck accident injuries. This is why having an experienced team of tractor-trailer accident attorneys on your side can be critical to obtaining justice.
The team of tractor-trailer accident injury attorneys at Wilshire Law Firm can discuss your case with you and answer your questions. We will determine who is at fault in the accident and build a case strategy to recover the money damages you deserve for an injury from a truck accident. In this way, you can concentrate your energies on getting better without worrying if you’ll be able to pay the financial expenses.
Your Next Move: Begin a Free Case Review With a Tractor Trailer Crash Law Firm
We encourage you to know and understand your next steps after a truck accident. In our free case evaluation, our skilled team of tractor-trailer accident lawyers will listen to your important story, go over the evidence related to the incident, assess how your claim will hold up in court, and propose a strategy for your tractor trailer collision case.
The review costs you nothing and even when we do take you on as a client, you will not pay us anything unless we win your case. That’s the popular contingency fee model that many lawyers find is successful for all parties involved.
Deadlines for Filing Tractor Trailer Accident Injury Claims
It’s so important to act quickly after an accident with a tractor trailer. The statute of limitations is your deadline for taking legal action. If this is missed, there may not be a whole lot our tractor trailer accident lawyers can do for you. Begin with a free case review by calling 800-522-7274 to get your case started.