Truck accidents are nothing if not scary. And the fallout from a serious truck accident can reverberate throughout the victim’s life for years to come. Disabilities, either temporary or permanent, can prevent accident victims from earning the money they need to support themselves and take care of their families. But being unable to work does not mean that the bills stop rolling in.
At the Law Offices of John B. Richards, our truck accident attorneys understand that recovering from a truck accident takes time. That is why we are there to help you face down the big insurance companies every step of the way as you navigate the confusing claims process. You may be left with long-lasting injuries—some may even follow you for life—so we strive to get the largest settlement or verdict possible in your case, whether that means negotiating with insurance adjusters or playing hardball in the courtroom.
There is no limit to the number of things that can go wrong when big rigs, tractor-trailers, semi-trailers, and other large trucks share the roadways with passenger cars, trucks, SUVs, vans, and other smaller vehicles. The massive size and the unstoppable force of commercial trucks make it nearly impossible for other vehicles to withstand the force that comes along with an impact with one of these giant hulks of the highway. Although all wrecks are unique, the most common causes for serious or even catastrophic truck accidents include:
Hurt during a big truck wreck? Reach out to the Law Offices of John B. Richards for help—our Goleta truck accident attorneys will hold the other party(s) responsible and accountable for your injuries. You can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or calling 805-683-2736.