|Experienced Truck Accident Lawyers
Truck accidents are complex matters. The injured victim should engage an experienced truck accident lawyer as soon as possible. An experienced personal injury lawyer like Harry Rosen has in-depth, specialized insight concerning corporate insurance coverage and the industry regulations and laws relating to truck drivers.
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According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), almost 800,000 people were injured in truck collisions last year. Thousands of these accidents happened in South Florida! Since the average passenger vehicle is no match is size for a commercial truck, drivers and passengers are most likely to suffer fatal injuries in a truck collision. Contact Harry Rosen with any questions you might have about your accident at (954) 640-0259.
Why should an injured victim hire an experienced truck accident lawyer?
Personal injury claims are not one-size-fits-all. For many reasons, the injured person or his or her survivors should hire an attorney with specialty truck accident experience. An attorney experienced in the nuances of dealing with insurance companies that protect the interests of the trucker and trucking company will serve you well when seeking justice.
What Information is Gathered by Experienced Truck Accident Lawyers?
An experienced truck accident attorney gathers basic information about the case. He or she will ask questions about the truck driver that are pertinent to why the truck accident happened, including:
- How long was the driver on the road without a sleep break?
- Is the driver sleep-deprived?
- Is the driver encouraged to make urgent deliveries on a deadline?
- Does the driver have prior accidents, DUIs, or citations?
- Did the driver file an incident report with the employer?
- Does the truck driver own the truck or does he or she work for trucking business?
- Does the company or driver lease or rent the truck from someone else?
- What parts of the truck are owned by the driver?
- Where is the owner of the truck headquartered?
An experienced lawyer uses the responses to these questions and others to develop a strategy for the case. The attorney uses facts and Florida law to make a firm case for his or her client.
What roads in South Florida have the most truck accidents?
Driving along Florida’s I-595 east to west corridor between I-95 and I-75 is challenging. Traffic is congested, and many drivers complain that truckers drive recklessly, especially at night. These major South Florida thoroughfares, along with local roads, are frequent sites of truck accidents. Truck accidents occur throughout South Florida, including Weston, Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Sunrise, Dania Beach, Hollywood, and Hallandale Beach.
Truck collisions are likely to cause severe industries to those traveling in a smaller car or passenger truck. Fractures, head injuries, brain trauma, paralysis, lost limbs, broken bones, dismemberment or death may result. If a truck accident happens, experienced truck accident lawyers will guide each step of the way. Call our experienced truck accident lawyers at Harry Rosen Personal Injury Law in Weston at (954) 640-0259 or contact us now.