How Are Truck Accidents Caused?
When a commercial vehicle accident or highway accident results in a serious injury or accidental death, the trucking company will deploy a team of insurance adjusters, lawyers and investigators to examine the crash scene.
While this may give the illusion that they are there to find out what happened and provide support for the victims, their real goal is to minimize the insurance company’s liability exposure for injuries and fatalities resulting from the accident.
Why not have your own team of experts making sure your interests are protected?
Helping You Find The Real Cause Of Your Truck Accident Injuries
At Lamkin, Van Eman, Trimble & Dougherty, we are available to do just that. Our lawyers are highly skilled and have handled many truck accident cases for people in Columbus and throughout central Ohio.
If you need legal assistance with your truck accident claim, our attorneys will promptly begin investigating the cause of the accident.
We will examine potential causes including:
- Improper loading of the trailer
- Truck driver fatigue due to a driver illegally operating outside the mandated driving rules
- Mechanical failure due to negligent or improper truck maintenance
- Speeding or reckless driving to meet a delivery schedule
- Negligent hiring practices that allowed truckers with a history of traffic violations or DUI/DWI to operate a commercial vehicle
We Will Explore All Angles To Maximize Your Compensation
By exploring all angles of negligence, we will not only obtain answers for your family about the cause of the accident, but also identify all potential avenues of financial recovery — maximizing potential compensation for your family.
Whether it’s the truck driver, trucking company, manufacturer or repair company, we will hold the responsible party accountable for the negligence that caused your suffering.
If you have lost a family member in a truck accident, we will do what it takes to recover in a wrongful death lawsuit.
For A Trusted Legal Team, Contact Us For Help
At Lamkin, Van Eman, Trimble & Dougherty, LLC, we understand the need for support and guidance during this difficult time. Our team can take on the legal burdens so that you can focus on yourself, your family and getting back on track.