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VERNON PARISH TRUCKING ACCIDENT ATTORNEY

VERNON PARISH TRUCKING ACCIDENT ATTORNEY

The most common causes of truck accidents are driver error prior to and during the trip, mechanical failures, weather conditions, road design, and traffic signal failures. Even though large trucks are only responsible for 3% of injury-causing motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents typically cause much greater harm than ordinary traffic accidents due to the large size and heavy weight of most trucks.

Trucking accident attorneys can work with you to understand the common reasons for trucking accidents, and the relationships among the persons and entities connected to the truck, the trailer, and the load. The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess will help you determine whether you have a valid claim and how your case will be presented. An experienced, Vernon Parish trucking accident attorney can provide you with an initial consultation FREE of charge to you regardless of whether you retain our services.

If you are the victim of a trucking accident in Vernon Parish, La, the question of who is responsible and what actually caused the accident are often much more complicated than in a simple traffic accident. Federal laws and regulations govern the trucking industry. These laws establish certain standards that trucking companies, owners, and drivers must meet, and often determine who is responsible for a trucking accident.

When it comes to truck accidents, there is a web of players who may be responsible for a victim’s injuries. The trucking, hauling, and leasing companies often argue among themselves over whose insurance will compensate the victim.  It is very important to get advice or representation from a Louisiana trucking accident lawyer like the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess.

When trucking companies fail to meet their responsibilities, the trucking accident lawyers at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess respond by aggressively seeking restitution for victims who have been seriously damaged by the company’s negligence and disregard for safety. We have successfully represented numerous individuals in obtaining compensation after accidents involving commercial trucks.

In 2015, 24 injuries were reported as a direct result 29 trucking accidents. Compare to:

2014, 26 people were injured as a direct result of 31 trucking accidents in Vernon Parish.

For additional accident injury data visit:

http://datareports.lsu.edu

Those injured in trucking accidents may be entitled to recover compensation for damages suffered as a result of the accident, including, but not limited to, lost work wages, hospital bills, and physical/emotional trauma, but often times it takes an experienced accident lawyer to fight for the compensation you deserve.

The trucking accident attorneys at the Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess have the refined skill and lengthy litigation experience necessary to handle many kinds of personal injury claims, including automobile accidents, trucking accidents, commercial vehicle accidents, bus accidents, offshore accidents, brain injuries and wrongful death claims. It takes an experienced trucking accident injury attorney to oversee your claim and fight for just compensation in a court of law.

If you or a loved one have suffered a trucking accident injury in Vernon Parish, Louisiana, Don’t Delay! Call Clay! Alexandria Office: (318) 527-4932 or Toll Free: (877) 234-7573. Our staff of Paralegals, Assistants, Clerks, and Investigators, work diligently to assist your personal injury attorney with the handling of your claim or case.

DON'T DELAY! YOU MAY HAVE A VALID CLAIM AND BE ENTITLED TO COMPENSATION FOR YOUR INJURIES, BUT A LAWSUIT MUST BE FILED BEFORE THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS EXPIRES.