Truck accidents have several characteristics that set them apart from other types of motor vehicle accidents:
When people suffer traumatic brain injury (TBI), paralysis or some other very serious type of injury, they may be facing years of medical care and rehabilitation. For those who may never fully recover, they may never work again and may require modifications to their homes and other costly types of help.
While the cause of a truck accident may seem straightforward, there can actually be many causes. Identifying the actual cause of the accident requires investigating a whole host of potential causes, including:
Often insurance companies dispatch teams of investigators immediately upon learning about a tractor-trailer crash. They understand how costly these cases can be and they do everything in their power to keep from paying appropriate compensation for someone's injuries. The insurance companies have well-staffed legal departments and the financial resources to keep fighting a claim for a very long time.