When truck drivers operate their vehicles in a careless manner, they create a serious driving hazard for everyone else who is on the road at that time. When a truck driver operates his or her vehicle negligently and causes an accident, the accident victim may be able to bring a claim or lawsuit against the responsible truck driver – and in some cases, against the trucking company that employs the driver.
If you have suffered injuries in a truck accident, let the experienced truck accident attorneys at the Montee Law Firm assist you with your case. We can investigate the circumstances of your truck accident and help you determine whether you have a viable claim. If so, our legal team can assist you throughout the process of filing a personal injury claim or lawsuit arising out of the truck accident. Finally, if your personal injury case does not settle, we can litigate your case through the Missouri court system and take your case to trial, if necessary.
Please give us a call today at (816) 364-1650 or contact us online to learn more about how we can assist you with recovering monetary compensation in your car accident personal injury case.
Truck accidents can occur for any number of reasons. In many cases, these accidents happen because of negligent driving on the part of the truck driver. Common instances of negligent truck driving include the following:
If you have been injured as a driver or passenger in a truck accident that was caused by some form of truck driver negligence, a Montee Law Firm truck accident lawyer can help you pursue the monetary damages that you need.
Truck accidents that are caused by negligent driving can, unfortunately, cause serious physical injuries. If you suffer serious injuries in a truck accident, you may have to miss time away from your job and spend time at doctor’s offices and physical therapy centers receiving treatment. Notwithstanding the potential medical costs and lost wages, injured truck accident victims sometimes also suffer pain and other symptoms that can last for the rest of their lifetimes.
When a large truck collides with a smaller vehicle, the injured individuals in the smaller vehicle can be jarred around and may even strike a part of their body on the interior of their vehicles, such as the window, console, or headrest. When that happens, accident victims can suffer serious injuries which may include the following:
If you are injured in a Missouri truck accident, you may be able to file a claim or lawsuit against a negligent truck driver, as well as the trucking company that employs the driver. The trucking company may be responsible for the truck driver’s negligence, as well as for negligently hiring or retaining the driver, such as if the driver a bad driving record, and the trucking company knew about it.
An experienced truck accident lawyer can help you determine whom you can file a claim or lawsuit against and can help you pursue your claim for monetary damages.
If you have suffered injuries in a motor vehicle collision that involved a large truck, the knowledgeable legal team at the Montee Law Firm is ready to help you pursue your claim or lawsuit. To schedule a free case evaluation and legal consultation with a truck accident lawyer, please call us at (816) 364-1650 or contact us online to learn more about how we can assist you with your legal claim.
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