Semitruck crashes pit a large, heavy vehicle against a much smaller and lighter one. This can lead to considerable injuries to the occupants of the personal vehicles. When this happens, the injured individuals will need to seek medical care, which can end up being a costly endeavor. They might opt to pursue a claim for compensation to help them recover the damages they’re having to cover.
A claim for compensation needs to show what happened. You’ll need to determine the cause of the crash so that you can show how the trucker and other liable parties acted in a negligent manner that resulted in the wreck. If the case goes to trial, this information may help the court to set a percentage of liability to each defendant.
We understand that investigating a semitruck crash and filing a claim for damages might not be more than you are up to handling right now. That’s where our law firm comes into the picture. We’re here to help you throughout the process so that you can focus on your healing. We need to get started as soon as possible so that the time limits for the case don’t pass you by.
We’ll work with you to determine what types of damages you’ve suffered so that we can have a baseline for your case. Just remember that we can’t focus only on what you’ve already paid. We also need to think about the damages that you’re likely going to have in the future because once the case is resolved, we aren’t able to go back and seek more money.