The experienced Suffolk truck accident attorneys at Steven M. Oser, P.C. are dedicated to getting fair compensation to people injured in 18-wheeler accidents in Suffolk, Chesapeake, Windsor , Franklin, Ivor, Wakefield, Waverly, Surry, Smithfield, Courtland, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Portsmith and throughout the state of Virginia.
People injured in accidents involving large trucks are likely to suffer serious injuries that require surgery, rehabilitative therapy, and in-home nursing care for weeks or even months after the accident. If you or someone you love has been injured in a large truck accident, you deserve compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, and property damage that stemmed from the accident.
The knowledgeable attorneys at Steven M. Oser, P.C. have years of experience representing clients who are seriously injured in accidents involving large trucks. Tractor trailers can weigh over 80,000 pounds when fully loaded, creating an extremely dangerous situation when truck accidents involve smaller passenger vehicles.
Common Causes for Trucking Accidents
Drivers and passengers of cars, pickup trucks, motorcycles, and other vehicles involved in large truck accidents often suffer catastrophic injuries, such as spinal cord injury, brain injury, and burn injuries, while the truck driver walks away from the accident virtually unscathed. When the accident is caused by the negligence of a truck driver or trucking company, they should be held responsible for your injuries. Truck accidents may be caused by a variety of factors, including:
- Driver fatigue or negligence
- Negligent truck maintenance
- Overloading or shifting of loads
- Driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol
- Violation of safety regulations
- Debris or hazards in the roadway
- Weather conditions
Free Trucking Accident Attorney Consultation
If you have been injured in a trucking accident, call (757) 539-4127 or toll free 1-866-986-1596 today for a free consultation with an experienced Suffolk accident attorney regarding your case. Steven M. Oser, P.C. will aggressively pursue negligence cases against the truck drivers and trucking companies responsible for your injuries. Don’t delay! In trucking accident cases, it is imperative that we act fast to preserve evidence before it is lost.
Documenting evidence of skid marks, accident debris, and impact marks at the scene of the accident is essential to presenting your case to a jury. In addition, evidence of truck defects or faulty maintenance may be lost or intentionally destroyed if it is not preserved immediately. When you hire our firm, we will work immediately to begin investigating your case and preserving evidence while it is still fresh. There is not fee unless you recover money for your truck accident injuries.