Commercial Truck Accidents
When commercial trucks collide with passenger vehicles on California’s roads, the results are often devastating. While trucks play the vital role of transporting goods throughout the state, the immense size and weight of these vehicles make them dangerous. Our experienced accident lawyers understand the devastating nature of truck accidents and have been committed to fighting for accident victims for nearly 20 years.
Life-Changing Injuries After San Bernardino Truck Accidents
After a trucking accident, victims in passenger vehicles rarely walk away without injury. Instead, they almost always end up facing devastating injuries. Some of the most common injuries that our lawyers see are:
- Bone fractures
- Facial injuries
- Internal injuries
- Lost limbs
- Soft tissue injuries
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
Regardless of the injuries you suffer, seek the assistance of an attorney who will be sympathetic and look out for your best interests, not just the quick buck.
Compensation after San Bernardino Truck Accidents
There is no amount of money that can truly compensate for injuries as you can’t buy health. Settlements, however, can pay for the various losses you incur after an accident. Our lawyers help victims recover a variety of damages, including:
- Medical expenses. The amount that can be recovered for medical expenses often includes the cost of future medical care including medication and therapy, particularly when serious injuries are involved.
- Lost income. Compensation from truck accidents is designed to cover things like lost wages and loss of earning capacity if a truck accident leaves a person unable to work and bring in an income.
- Property damage. You can seek reimbursement for repair and replacement of any items damaged during a truck accident.
Contact an Experienced San Bernardino Accident Attorney
If you are injured in a California trucking accident, you need a compassionate attorney who will fight for the best possible outcome. At Amicus Legal Group, we will review your case for free and work on a contingency basis. This means that we do not collect a fee unless we recovery on your behalf. Contact us today.
How a Skilled San Bernardino Accident Attorney Can Help
To resolve liability issues, it is critical to perform a thorough investigation. Preservation of witness statements and black box data must be done. Some of the parties who against whom compensation can often be pursued include:
- Truck drivers, whose negligence might have directly caused the accident
- Trucking companies who may be responsible for inadequate maintenance
- Negligent cargo loader
- Manufacturers of defective truck parts
One of the many challenges presented by trucking accidents is that there are often multiple parties potentially responsible for the accident. An experienced accident attorney can help preserve evidence and identify the correct parties in your case.
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