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What Not To Do After A Car Accident
Many people know there are certain steps they should take after any car accident, such as exchanging name, contact, and insurance information with any other motorist involved in the crash. Just as there are things you should do after a crash, though, there are also some things you should not do. Taking these steps… Read More »
Tips For Avoiding A Truck Accident In San Antonio
Transport trucks and other large commercial vehicles are very intimidating on the road. As a driver of a passenger vehicle, you may think there is little you can do to avoid an accident with one. All you can do is hope the driver is competent and acts responsibly. Fortunately, that is not true and… Read More »
How To Choose The Best San Antonio 18-Wheeler Accident Lawyer
Truck accidents are traumatic events and the aftermath is especially complex. You can file a claim against the person and trucking company who caused the crash, but obtaining maximum compensation after suffering injuries, like chronic pain, is not easy. You are not required to work with an attorney when pursuing your case. However, studies… Read More »
Who Is Liable When A Defective Part Causes A Truck Accident?
Generally speaking, when there is a truck accident it is usually the truck driver or the trucking company who is to blame. However, there are times when other parties are to blame. One such instance is when a defective part causes a truck accident. Manufacturers can be held liable for a crash when they… Read More »
What Causes Cargo-Related Truck Accidents?
Over just one four-year period in the United States, more than 200,000 truck accidents were caused by falling cargo and debris on the roads and highways, according to the American Automobile Association (AAA). Over 65 percent of these accidents were caused directly by falling cargo, while the remaining crashes were caused by drivers swerving… Read More »
Exceptions To The Statute Of Limitations In Truck Accident Claims
There are many important laws that will apply to your truck accident case if you have been hurt and are pursuing damages from the negligent party who caused the crash. You only have the legal right to pursue damages if you file your claim within the statute of limitations, or time limit. Below, our… Read More »
Common Questions After A Trucking Accident
The aftermath of a truck accident is extremely confusing. You will likely be suffering from serious injuries, and the insurance company covering the negligent party may be contacting you and pressuring you to sign a settlement offer. At this difficult time, you have a lot of questions. Below, our San Antonio truck accident lawyer… Read More »
Common Myths About Truck Accidents In San Antonio
Car accidents are so common, they form the basis of many personal injury claims in San Antonio, and throughout the country. In fact, most drivers will be involved in a car accident at least once in their lifetime. Truck accidents are vastly different from car crashes, though. While they are rarer, the legal aftermath… Read More »
Can Truck Drivers Sue Other Companies For Injuries On The Job?
Driving a commercial truck such as an 18-wheeler is a very dangerous job. Many people think that only occupants of smaller vehicles are at risk of being involved in a truck accident, but that is not true. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that truckers face higher workplace safety hazards risks than many… Read More »
Five Facts You May Not Know About Truck Accidents
Trucks are extremely large and this automatically makes them an added risk to other drivers and passengers on the road. Truck drivers are often encouraged to work very long hours, meaning when they operate their vehicle, they do not always have the attention and focus necessary to do so safely. Trucking companies may also… Read More »