Wrecks Involving Semitrucks Can Be Deadly
Devastation. It’s not a word we use lightly. Collisions involving semi-trucks will likely result in catastrophic injuries and demolished vehicles. If you were injured or you lost a loved one in a truck accident, we encourage you to schedule a free consultation with a lawyer at our firm as soon as possible.
With more than two decades of combined experience, the legal team at House Law LLC is prepared to aggressively represent injured clients in Kansas City and throughout Missouri. We understand that a severe injury can dramatically impact the entire family and we are prepared to fight to protect your legal right to monetary recovery through negotiation or trial litigation. Look to us when you need a strong firm on your side.
Professional Drivers Can Make Mistakes, Too
It’s no secret that truck drivers are held to a higher standard than casual motorists. Even with all of the additional training, commercial drivers can still cause violent collisions. The factors are numerous, including:
- Driver fatigue
- Alcohol or drug use
- Reckless driving
- Improper merge or lane change
- Defective warning lights or safety equipment
- Tire blowout
- Failure to perform required safety checks
- Unbalanced load
One of the most dangerous and pervasive factors in truck driving accidents is distracted driving. These long-haul drivers are often distracted by talking on a cellphone, texting, eating, personal grooming or even reading. Drivers who allow themselves to be distracted automatically become a danger to other vehicles.
It is likely that a trucking company will have their lawyers and insurance adjusters involved mere moments after a truck accident. You need the same tenacity on your side. Call or email us to discuss your case with a skilled lawyer.
Discuss Your Case With An Experienced Attorney
Truck accidents can be devastating — and deadly. If you were injured or you lost a loved one, schedule a free consultation to learn more about your legal options for monetary compensation. House Law LLC can be reached by calling our Kansas City office at 816-875-4260, or by sending us an email.