On the busy roadways in the Riverside area, truck driving accidents are becoming more and more frequent. As a result, driving in the Riverside area has increased risk for those who share the road. A collision with one of these huge vehicles can have serious consequences in property damage, personal injury, and even death. It you or a loved one has been injured through involvement a truck driving accident, it is important that you have the advice and guidance of a Riverside truck driving accident lawyer. Accidents involving large trucks cannot be addressed as you would an auto accident. At The Law Offices of Gerald L Marcus, the legal team is well versed in the special circumstances of big rig and large truck driving accidents. The amount of damage caused by a truck driving accident is usually much greater than other motor vehicle collisions due to the great difference in size and weight.
While truck companies, owners, and drivers are subject to numerous federal regulations concerning inspections and maintenance, training, and on the road protocols, still in the press of meeting deadlines and making a profit, they don't always adhere strictly to these rules. When it is determined that a truck injury accident occurred due to one or more of the regulations being ignored, this is likely to be considered to be negligence and will require a competent personal injury lawyer. The legal team at our firm is knowledgeable in the investigation of accidents and specializes in personal injury law. Experience in big rig/truck driving accidents is crucial as the science behind such accidents is a vital factor.
By federal regulation the amount of insurance coverage for commercial trucks is much higher than a private automobile. For this reason, an insurance company will often immediately send trained accident investigators to the scene to determine that the truck driver and the trucking company have no fault in the accident. To do this, they must find that fault lies with another party. It is urgent to act quickly in securing competent representation by an experienced big rig accident attorney. Call our offices if you or a loved one has been injured in such an accident. The legal team is tireless and aggressive in pursuing maximum compensation for your damages.
Contact a Riverside truck accident attorney if you or a loved one has been injured in a big rig / truck driving accident.