Truck accidents have the potential to cause catastrophic and even deadly injuries to the occupants of much smaller vehicles. If you have been injured in an accident involving a truck, it’s important to seek compensation that fully accounts for the harm you’ve suffered. At Staskus Law Firm, PC in San Jose, we fight fervently for our clients’ rights and always seek maximum compensation for their injuries, which are often extensive and may require ongoing treatment. We are experienced at handling trucking accident cases, which are often complex and usually involve powerful defendants. Let us fight for the full compensation you deserve.
California has the second-highest number of highway miles and the most registered motor vehicles in the country, making for a lot of traffic and potentially dangerous road conditions. That danger increases when cars share the road with large commercial trucks, which is why they must abide by special federal and state regulations. If you’ve been injured in an accident with a truck, we will investigate whether the accident involved violations such as the hours of service, federal maximum driving time, record keeping, and other regulations. Whether the driver, trucking company, or relevant third party is at fault for your accident, we will hold every liable party accountable.
Trucking accidents can be caused by a number of events, but these are some of the most common:
If you have been injured in a trucking accident, it is important to understand that California law requires victims of personal injury incidents to file claims within two years of the date of their accident. So it’s important to contact a personal injury attorney as soon as possible to give yourself the best chance of filing a successful claim.
When you are harmed in a truck accident in Northern California, Staskus Law Firm, PC in San Jose can assist you in recovering full damages for the injuries you’ve sustained. Please call 408-966-9065 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation.